Tag: accident

Special Series: A New Beginning

It was a typical day at the Salazar household until the unthinkable happened. Roberto’s 2-year-old son Leonardo had his toes completely severed off by the tractor. The family put the toes on ice and rushed him to the hospital where plastic surgeon Dr. Armando Moncada told the Salazar family they had two choices and very little time. The family decided to have Dr. Moncada replant Leonardo’s foot; Leonardo went through two grueling surgeries, totaling 18 hours, a week in the hospital and months of therapy. The replantation process is not an easy task. The surgeon had to correctly attach...

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Donna Fiery Crash Victim Identified

Police have identified the victim in a fiery crash yesterday in Donna. According to police, the victim is 49-year-old Balde Solis-Gonzales of La Villa. Solis died after his pickup truck went up in flames on the eastbound lanes on interstate two, near the Salinas Blvd. exit. An investigation is still underway to determine what caused the deadly accident, which also involved a Valley Metro...

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Baby remains in ICU after she was hit by car in Donna

  DONNA – A one year old baby girl remains in critical condition tonight after she was run-over this weekend. It happened around 12:30 pm Sunday afternoon at an apartment complex near FM -493 and Mile 10 in Donna. According to police, the baby crawled outside the home when a vehicle was backing up. At this time, police are not releasing much information about the driver of the car. Child protective services are also investigating this case. Police are waiting on toxicology reports to determine if the driver will face any charges....

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Rio Grande City Motorcycle Fatality Remains Under Investigation

RIO GRANDE CITY – A fatality remains under investigation tonight. A Fox 2 viewer sent this photograph to our newsroom after a motorcyclist collided with a car that was exiting the Wal-Mart parking lot at the 5 thousand block of U.S. highway 83 around 4 o’clock Monday afternoon. The motorcyclist, believed to be in his twenties, was taken to the hospital and later died. The driver of the passenger car was also hospitalized. The accident remains under...

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Female Motorcycle Passenger Injured in Mission Crash

Mission (KFXV) — A woman on a motorcycle was rushed to the hospital this afternoon after it was struck by a vehicle. The crash happened around 3 o’clock today on frontage road in mission when a driver struck the motorcyclist and his companion from behind. Mission Police Sergeant Manuel Casas tells FOX 2 NEWS, the female passenger on the motorcycle suffered non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the car stopped to render aid and as of tonight, no charges have been filed against him. The accident remains under...

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