Tag: accident

Man Dies In Auto Accident in Harlingen

A man’s life cut short last night after an auto-pedestrian accident in Harlingen. It was at around 9 pm when Harlingen Police responded to the corner of Loop 499 and New Combes Highway.  First responders on the scene located the victim – a male-  lying on the road where he was declared dead.  An investigation determining he had been struck by a vehicle  traveling west.  Authorities continue investigating the crash.  No word yet on who was responsible.  We will update you as more details become...

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Accident involving a forklift in McAllen

Mcallen police are probing into the so-called “Industrial accident” which happened around 4 in the afternoon Tuesday at the agricultural station on military highway and 23rd street, across from the border patrol station in McAllen. Several witnesses say that a young man was sitting on a forklift while they lowered him to the concrete platform near the warehouse. Witnesses say that something happened and the man fell to the ground and the forklift fell on top of him. Police will not disclose the identity of the victim until their relatives are notified. Mcallen police are...

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Reynaldo Gomez accused of striking 56-year-old Maria Isabel Jimenez formally charged

A man accused of striking a 56-year-old woman in an auto-pedestrian accident formally charged today in court. Reynaldo Gomez- a resident of Hidalgo- is facing charges after running over a woman Sunday at around 7 am on the 6700 block of Cage in Pharr. The investigation revealed Maria Isabel Jimenez- from Pharr – died from her injuries at the scene. Gomez is charged with accident involving the death of a person. His bond was set at 100 thousand...

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Accident leaves One dead at McCook oil refinery

In McCook, an accident took the life of a worker at an oil refinery, another employee is injured. The accident occurred on Moorefield Street and FM 681. According to the Alton Fire Chief, Javier Garcia–the accident was reported around 9 am. Two men whose identities have not been revealed, fell under a trailer while working. The 21 year old lost his life. His co-worker is recovering in the...

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Harlingen Woman killed in Accident Identified

Harlingen authorities revealed at the identity of the woman who lost her life yesterday in a car accident. The victim was identified as Meg Jorn, an architect and resident of Harlingen. The incident happen on Expressway 83. After authorities responded to an emergency call involving a vehicle with four passengers and an 18-wheeler. Just moments after, a second incident happened where Jorn lost her life. It was also reported that the other victims continue to recover in the...

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