Tag: Fatal Collision

Father and Son Die in Tragic Collision

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — One family is mourning after a father and son tragically died on their way to Baytown, Texas where the pair worked. Juan Francisco Vilano and Juan Fernando Vilano were en route to Baytown when they crashed head on into another vehicle– both died from their injuries. Father and son were the bread winners for their families. A gofundme page has been created to assist their loved ones. If you’d like to help, you can search “Funeral Expenses For The Vilano’s”....

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Man Arrested for Fatal Collision That Killed 2-Year-Old

DONNA (KFXV) — The Texas Department of Public Safety has arrested one man for allegedly causing the death of a two-year-old in a collision in Donna. DPS reports 29-year-old, Ruben Hernandez — a resident of Mexico — has been arrested and charged of intoxication manslaughter and three counts of intoxication assault. Hernandez veered into the oncoming lane and struck another vehicle, sending the passengers — a woman and two children — to the hospital. One of the children — 2-year-old, Axel Cuellar — died at the hospital. The second child has been released, but the woman remains hospitalized. DPS...

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UPDATE: 11-year-old Accident Victim in Critical Condition

Weslaco (KFXV) – We had an update to the story we reported yesterday of a fatal 4 car collision that took the life of a mother identified as 42-year-old Priscilla Jimenez-Trejo. According to officials Jimenez’s 11-year-old son who also sustained injuries is now in critical condition. His mother died at the scene after the driver of a fourth car struck a line of three vehicles on the side of the expressway when they exchanged information due to a minor Collision. eleven-year-old suffered a cranial injury that turned out to be more severe. The 36-year-old driver of the fourth vehicle...

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Harlingen Police respond to a fatal Collision

Harlingen (KFXV) — Cameron County Sheriff Department of Public Safety responded to a fatal crash intersection of Bass Boulevard and Business 83 shortly before 7 on the eleventh of April. Preliminary information revealed the driver of a vehicle was traveling Southbound on Bass Boulevard the driver struck a man walking on the road. The woman in the vehicle remained at the scene to give aid, the man however died at the scene. The victim has not been identified. He was not carrying an ID but investigators believe he was in his forties. It is not known whether the driver...

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Los Fresnos Late Night Collision Leaves One Dead

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal Collision that took place late last night in the city of Los Fresnos. According to the department, deputies responded to the Collision around 11pm last night on Highway 100. The driver of the Jeep heading west veered into oncoming traffic and struck a Cadillac the driver of the Cadillac identified as 53 year old Laura Lee Taylor from Austin died at the scene. The driver of the Jeep received treatment at Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville for non-life-threatening injuries. The case is still under...

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