Update: Fatal accident reported on Highway 59

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A two-vehicle accident claims the life of a woman on Thursday afternoon.

The accident was reported at around 5:30 p.m. roughly two miles west of Las Lomas on Highway 59.

According to reports, a white Ford Fiesta was passing a Dodge pickup truck when it attempted to merge. As the Dodge was trying to evade the Ford, it picked up and proceeded to rollover.

The driver and the passenger of the truck were taken to the hospital for their injuries; unfortunately, the female passenger died as a result of her injuries.

The victim was identified as 36-year-old Maria Herminia Cisneros-Rivera.

No injuries were reported from the Ford passenger car.