Four members of Lexington family die in crash in Texas - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Four members of Lexington family die in crash in Texas

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police in Panola County, Texas say four members of a Lexington family died in a crash on Saturday morning.

A pastor in Lexington identified the victims as 46-year-old Israel Avelar, and his three sons, Kevin, Daniel and Matthew.

Israel's wife, mother and 11-year-old daughter were hurt in the crash.

Deputies say an SUV rear-ended the Avelars' car as they slowed down for a turning car ahead of them.

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