Tag: accident

La Joya Motorcycle Accident Leaves One Hospitalized

La Joya (KFXV) — Authorities are investigating an accident involving a motorcyclist. Information provided by authorities’ states that the 60-year-old male, whose identity hasn’t been released, fell from his motorcycle after trying to avoid an 18-wheeler. The male was then transported to the hospital where he was treated for minor injuries. The motorcyclist is part of a tour group from Oklahoma that was traveling to the city of...

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3 Dead in School Bus Accident

Three people were killed in an early morning accident involving a Three Rivers ISD school bus and a passenger van. According to dps the bus was traveling east bound on highway 72 when it slowed down to enter the lago vista rv park. A van travelling the same direction rear ended the bus. There were 12 children on the bus – 7 were taken to the hospital by private vehicles with unknown injuries – the rest were transported safely to school. The driver of the van along with 2 passengers died at the scene. Another four were taken to...

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Penitas Driver Killed in Solo Rollover Crash

In less than 24 hours, the wet weather has been a backdrop to two lives lost on Valley roads– the latest in the city of Penitas. The rollover accident was reported at around 8 a.m. off Tom Gill and Camino Real. Authorities say the driver was the only occupant in the solo crash and that his body was ejected and found about 100 ft. from the scene of the crash vehicle. Investigators add the driver was a 19-year-old male. They are investigating what caused the crash. On Thursday, a driver was killed off the Monte Cristo exit off HWY...

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Fatal ATV Accident Claims 62-Year-Old Man

EDINBURG – A night of fun had a tragic and fatal turn in the city of Edinburg. According to the Department of Public Safety, an all-terrain vehicle overturned on Rancho Alto Road, north of FM 2812, late Friday afternoon. They say 62-year-old José Garcia Hernandez was killed on impact. Authorities are waiting on the results of a toxicology report to determine if he was under an influence. They add, Hernandez was not wearing a helmet....

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