Three Die When SUV Veers Into Traffic After Hitting Dog

LUBBOCK (January 12, 2014) Three people died in Lubbock after their SUV hit a dog, veered into traffic and collided with a pickup truck.

The driver of the SUV, Jesse Maldonado, 29, and two passengers, Erica Ysasaga, 27, and Jocelyn Maldonado, 3, died in the crash.

A 7-year-old girl who was a passenger in the SUV suffered serious injuries.

She was ejected from the vehicle.

The pickup’s driver suffered minor injuries.

The dog also died.