Killeen Police Investigate Rollover Crash

Killeen Police investigate an early morning crash with injuries on Becker Rd.

Officers responded to a 911 call in reference to a single vehicle rollover crash at John Rd. and Becker Rd. on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 2:41 am. Officers arrived to find two people who had been ejected from the vehicle lying in the roadway and three other occupants inside a 2004 Land Rover Discovery.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the Land Rover was traveling north on Becker Rd. when the driver failed to negotiate the curve in the 1300 block of Becker, leaving the roadway and hitting two mailboxes on the eastside of the road. The vehicle continued northbound overturning and ejecting two occupants before coming to rest upright at John Rd. and Becker Rd.

The ejected male was transported to Scott and White Memorial Hospital in critical condition. The ejected female was transported to the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in critical condition and subsequently transferred to Scott and White Memorial Hospital. Two other occupants who remained in the vehicle, were transported to the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center with non life threatening injuries. The driver was uninjured.

The names of the victims have been withheld at this time.

This crash continues to be investigated and more information will be released as it becomes available.

Tina Amerson
Public Affairs
Killeen Police Department

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