Crash On Central Texas Highway Leaves 2 Dead

ROCKDALE (March 29, 2014) A two vehicle crash Saturday outside of Rockdale left two people dead, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.

The accident happened Saturday morning on Highway 79 about two miles east of Rockdale.

The accident closed the highway in both directions while troopers investigated and crews cleared the wreckage.

The names of the victims weren’t immediately released.

Further details and information about whether others were injured weren’t immediately available.