Tag: Crash

Pharr Police Respond to Overnight Collision

PHARR (KFXV) — Pharr Fire and Police Departments responded to a crash on the Nolana overpass last night. Our photographer caught as medical staff transported two people to an area hospital for treatment. The collision occurred on the northbound lanes of Highway 281 around 10:30 last night, prompting traffic onto the frontage road. We’ve reached out to Pharr police who have not responded to our request for information. We will bring you more as it is made...

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Second Suspect Still On the Loose After Pursuit

Weslaco (KFXV) — One man is in custody of the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office after a hit-and-run and another is on the loose. Police are still searching for a second man involved in a hit-and-run accident with a sheriff’s deputy. The crash happened near the area of Mile 11 and FM 1015 in Weslaco. The two individuals in the pickup truck, then fled the scene and drove to the area of Ruby Drive, three miles from the collision. One of the men tried going into a home– where he had been staying for a couple of days– but tried...

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Police Pursuit Ends In Five Vehicle Pile-Up

Edinburg (KFXV) — A police pursuit ends in a five vehicle accident.. Fox News was first on scene. Two people whre transported to the hospital. The suspect in this case remains on the loose tonight. An Edinburg police unit was one of five vehicles involved in the accident. the impact sending a police officer and one other driver to a nearby hospital. According to authorities it all began when Edinburg police tried stopping a suspect wanted on a felony charge. He refused to stop initiating a police chase. Investigators say minutes later, the suspect crashed into several cars including...

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One Dead in Car Accident

San Benito (KFXV) — One man is dead after a two car accident. The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal crash that occurred today at approximately 7:15 A.M. On FM 345 (Sam Houston) and Bean Road. Police say an SUV lost control, veered into a car. Both drivers were taken to hospital. 54 year old, Alonzo Barrientos Garza of Rio Hondo, the driver of the car, died at the hospital. Texas Highway Patrol will continue to investigate the fatal...

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Lindsey Vonn breaks arm in crash while training in Colorado

Lindsey Vonn broke her arm during a crash in training in Colorado and underwent surgery. The four-time overall World Cup champion has been battered by injuries in recent years and hopes to return to skiing "as soon as possible." She said on Facebook the wipeout happened on Copper Mountain on Thursday and she had surgery that night in Vail. She posted X-ray pictures of her right arm on her social media accounts. Vonn sustained three significant breaks near her knee joint during a super-G crash in Andorra late last February. She tried to keep skiing, only to end her...

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