- Associated Press - Monday, January 4, 2016

EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Three people have died and two have been injured in a single-vehicle rollover accident on a private road in far East El Paso.

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office says the incident occurred around 6 p.m. Saturday when a pickup traveling westbound failed to turn at a curve and drove over an embankment, causing the truck to roll.

The El Paso Times reports (https://bit.ly/1OFz1pC ) that 66-year-old Johnny Borrego and 59-year-old Ivan Guerrero died at the scene, while 58-year-old Ruben Betancourt Ramirez died at a local hospital.

Two people were also taken to the hospital. Officials say 71-year-old Jose Gabino Garcia is in critical condition and that 57-year-old Humberto Muela is in stable condition.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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Information from: El Paso Times, https://www.elpasotimes.com

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