Fatal Crash on Highway 67 in Alvarado, Sarah Rainer and Melodie Rainer Identified
ALVARADO, TX (November 21, 2022) – A six-year-old and her mother have been identified as the victims who died in a crash on Highway 67 on November 16.
A release from the Keene Elementary School school district identified the student as first-grader Melodie Rainer. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner identified her mother as 26-year-old Sarah Rainer.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the collision happened near County Road 810 a few miles west of Alvarado around 2:30 p.m.
Based on a report, Alvarado Fire crews and police officers responded to the scene after an 18-wheeler truck struck Rainer’s passenger vehicle. Subsequently, a second 18-wheeler was also involved, but no additional details have been released on the cause of the crash.
As a result, the Alvarado Police Department confirmed that Sarah and Melodie Rainer died due to injuries.
The family and friends of the victims set up a GoFundMe account to help with their funeral and other expenses.
As of now, this crash remains under investigation.
We offer our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Sarah Rainer and Melodie Rainer.
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