Tag: city of Pharr

Pharr Approves New EMT Company

PHARR (KFXV) — After receiving complaints against Pharr’s decision to hold contract with Hidalgo County EMS– council members determined the emergency company followed all laws– during a commissioners meeting. One major concern Fox News, received is that the provider’s standards were not meeting the city’s current ordinance– which Hidalgo County EMS denies. ¬†Pharr city council members did their last reading, about a city ordinance in which the emergency service company providing their services to residents had to meet federal, state and county requirements. ¬†This ordinance– which some residents are against— would force other emergency service companies operating within the...

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Pharr Accident Causes Power Outage

Pharr Emergency units responded to a major accident after vehicle lost control and struck a pole. the Collision happened near FM 495 and 1st Street. According to the city of Pharr, residents in the area of lost access to electricity. The Pharr police and fire department responded along with utility Crews to reestablish...

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6 City Employees Attacked by Bees

Several employees with the city of Pharr were attacked by bees while they were mowing Cemetery grounds on Bell and Dahlia Street. According to the city, Emergency Management the Fire and Police Department responded to the incident at Guadalupe Cemetery. Six employees received minor injuries and residents in the area were notified to remain watchful. The city asked the public to report any swarms in the area to the Pharr fire department at 956-402-4444 or call 911. Guadalupe...

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Fatal Accident at Nolana and Veterans in Pharr

McAllen(ENTRAVISION) — A fatal accident occurred at 1:19 pm in the city of Pharr, in the intersection of Veterans and Nolana. Unofficially it is known that a Ford 250 pickup truck hit a Malibu, which suffered a fatality of whom the identity has not been confirmed by authorities. According to witnesses of the accident, the Pharr Fire Department had to extricate the victim from the wreckage because of the severity of the accident. Video courtesy citizen reporter and provided to Fox 2 News from our sister Univision Station. We will bring you additional details as they become...

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61 Year Old Man Dies in Accident In Pharr

In the city of Pharr, exclusive images of a deadly accident. Police say it happened at around 11:49 Thursday night on the 76 hundred block of south Veterans Blvd. The driver was found inside his pickup truck– unconscious, after slamming into a ditch. The driver is identified as 61 year old, Rojelio Reyes from Edinburg. Preliminary reports indicate Reyes was traveling south, veered off the roadway and into an irrigation ditch. No other details have been released the incident remains under...

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