UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal I-35 crash

An update on a fatal crash over the weekend that left a four-year-old girl dead.

ELM MOTT - The 4-year-old girl who died in Saturday's crash on I-35 Southbound has been identified as Brynleigh Higginbothan.

Her surviving family members were still in the hospital Monday morning. DPS Troopers said Brynleigh's father, Daniel, 31, was in serious condition at Scott & White Medical Center in Temple. Her mother, Cassandra, 30, was in serious condition at Hillcrest Hospital in Waco. And, her brother Kason, 9, was in stable condition at McLane Children's Hospital in Temple.

The family crashed Saturday afternoon on I-35 southbound near FM 308 in Elm Mott. According to DPS, several vehicles, including an RV and truck, were involved in the pileup. 

DPS said weather likely played a factor in the crash.



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