Death of Jesus Moroles

September 22, 1950 - June 15, 2015
Jarrell, Texas | Age 64

Sculptor and National Media of the Arts recipient
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JARRELL, Texas (AP) - Texas sculptor and National Medal of the Arts recipient Jesus Moroles (HAY'-soos muh-ROH'-lays) has died in a traffic accident.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says Moroles was killed Monday night in a wreck in Jarrell (JEHR'-uhl), 30 miles north of Austin.

DPS said Wednesday that Moroles was northbound on Interstate 35 when the van he was driving rear-ended a tractor-trailer rig. Moroles, who lived and worked in Rockport, died at...

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