A 50-year-old woman from Orange was killed when an SUV rolled over Tuesday afternoon on Texla Road by Mauriceville. A 58-year-old man in the passenger seat was taken by ambulance to a Beaumont hospital.
The Texas Department of Public Safety reports Patricia Harrington was the driver of the 2007 Nissan SUV. She was pronounced dead at the scene by an Orange County justice of the peace. Paul Harrington of Orange was the passenger taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital.
The crash was about 5:30 p.m. on Texla Road, or FM 2802, near Foxtrot Drive. DPS reports Harrington was driving the SUV westbound at an unsafe speed. The vehicle was driving on a curve, went off the roadway to the right and flipped over.