7-year-old killed in Abilene crash identified

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The 7-year-old killed in a wreck on I-20 in Abilene Sunday evening has been identified. 

Jae-vion Christian was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash near the exit for Hwy 277 around 7:00 p.m., according to a press release from the Abilene Police Department.

The press release states Christian was a passenger in an SUV that was struck by a car when the car attempted to pass the SUV then lost traction.

The SUV was then struck by the car, according to the press release, which says it was forced from the roadway then rolled over.

Drugs and alcohol are not suspected factors in this crash, but the investigation is still ongoing. 

BigCountryHomepage will provide more updates as they become available. 


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