Rankin mother and daughters die in head-on crash

Published: Oct. 5, 2020 at 11:39 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 5, 2020 at 11:39 PM CDT

RANKIN, Texas (KOSA) - A Rankin woman, her two children and a Midland man were killed in a crash on Saturday night.

The victims from Rankin have been identified as Kristina McCrary, 30, Rylee Ramos, 9, and Reece Ramos, 4. Rylee and Reece were both students with Rankin ISD.

The school district says that it would be providing counselors to students on Monday.

A fundraiser has been started to help pay for the family’s funeral expenses. You can find the fundraiser online here.

Fabian Esquivel, 28, of Midland was identified as the other driver killed in the crash.

Yamilette Esquivel, 4, of Midland was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

According to DPS, the crash happened Saturday on State Highway 349, about 18 miles north of Rankin.

A preliminary investigation of the crash revealed that Fabian Esquivel crossed the highway’s center stripe and crashed into McCrary’s vehicle head-on.

DPS says that Fabian was not wearing a seat belt at the time.

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