Posted: Jan 30, 2014 9:42 PM
Updated: Jan 30, 2014 10:23 PM
LIVE OAK COUNTY - A Brownsville man was killed Thursday after the van was in slammed into the back of a school bus near Three Rivers.
Martin Aguirre, 43, was one of three oil field workers killed in the crash. Four others were taken to area hospitals.
Texas Department of Public Safety troopers said the school bus was turning into a mobile home park when the crash happened. The van rolled after impact.
"I understand they had just gotten off work, and where heading in into Three Rivers when the crash happened," TxDPS Cpl. Charlie Ramirez said.
TxDPS officials said fatigue may have played a role in the crash.
The children riding the bus were not injured.