DPS Releases Names of 18-Wheeler Crash Victims Near Roscoe

ROSCOE, TX — The Texas DPS released the names of the two crash victims in the rollover crash of an 18-wheeler on Interstate 20 near Roscoe.

According to DPS, Cheaney Dee Key, 33, of San Diego, Calif. was driving a 2021 Freightliner truck tractor towing a 2020 Great Dane semi-trailer and headed eastbound. At around 4:30 p.m. and three miles west of Roscoe, the truck overturned and collided with a guardrail. DPS said a rain storm was producing a heavy downpour and very high winds when the crash happened.

Riding inside the truck tractor's sleeper was Kevin Ivan Lopez Hernandez, 27, of Los Angeles, Calif. He was killed in the rollover and pronounced dead at the scene by Nolan County JP Whitley May.

Key, the driver, was not injured.

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