5 from SA killed in Zavala County crash

2-vehicle fatality happened Saturday near Batesville


BATESVILLE, Texas – Five people from San Antonio were killed in a two-vehicle crash in Zavala County.

According to Sgt. Conrad Hein, of the Texas Department of Public Safety, a 2016 Toyota Camry was traveling northbound on U.S. 57 about 1 mile south of Batesville around 10:05 p.m. Saturday, when it drove into the southbound lane and struck a 2013 Nissan Altima on the front left side.

Killed in the crash were Rudy Salas, 66; Lupe Garza Salas, 61; Maryann Garcia, 56; Lloyd Halsell, 58; and Darlene Wilson, 66, Hein said.

The victims were pronounced dead at the scene except for Garcia, who died at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Hein said.

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