Accident claims two in Van Vleck

Two men in the same car were killed Saturday, June 10 three miles east of Van Vleck when their car overturned.
According to a report from the Texas Highway Patrol, a 1997 Chevy 1500 truck was traveling east on State Hwy. 35 at 6:37 p.m. when the truck’s driver, 37-year old Virgil Lee Schroeder of Freeport lost control at a right curve in the road. The truck entered the median of the highway and began to skid sideways before overturning multiple times before coming to rest on its left side.