A funeral Mass is set for Tuesday for Luis Canela Hernandez, 77, who died Thursday evening following a head-on collision on the Bypass in Rome.
Hernandez died several hours after the accident. The funeral Mass is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Rome. Daniel’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
According to initial accident reports from the Rome Police Department:
Both Hernandez and the second driver were in a head-on collision on the Bypass near Rome High School.
Rome Police report Hernandez, driving a red SUV, was travelling east on the Bypass when he suddenly crossed the median and struck a black SUV driven by a woman. Both drivers were taken to area hospitals.