Officials release name of man killed in crash on I-35 Wednesday
Lorena, TX — Authorities have identified the man who died in a rollover accident on I-35 Wednesday afternoon.
James Dewey Eddins, 22, of Lorena, was killed on the scene.
According to officials, the accident happened just south of Lorena when the driver of a pickup truck, Robert Kenneth Peters, 34, of Eddy, overturned between Woodlawn Road and Telephone Road on the interstate around 2:30 p.m. Eddins was a passenger in the vehicle with Peters.
Peters was taken to a local hospital for his injuries.
The wreck backed up traffic for miles, taking hours to clear.