Monmouth Man And Woman Identified As Victims In Fatal Viola Car-Home Collision

The two people killed in a crash in Viola Saturday morning when their vehicle went off the roadway and collided with a house have been identified. Mercer County Coroner Greg Larson has confirmed Margarita Meza, 21, and Christian Cortez-Rogel, 22, both of Monmouth died.
The crash resulted in a fire to both the vehicle and house, which sustained heavy damage, according to the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department. The occupants in the house were uninjured.