Tag: Freddy Gonzalez

Driver Involved in Fatal Crash Facing Multiple Criminal Charges

The man involved in a fatal rollover accident in Edinburg Tuesday is facing multiple criminal charges. Twenty-three year old Ruben Peralta has been identified as the driver of the black Chevy Malibu that rolled over at the exit of Freddy Gonzalez on Expressway 281, where his cousin, 23 year-old Francisco Coronado died after being partially ejected from the vehicle. Peralta allegedly fled the scene leaving behind Coronado and a load of drugs but was later caught by police. Peralta was charged with accidental death, failure to report a felony, and possession of cocaine, marijuana and Xanax, with a bond totaling $220,...

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Identity Released of Victim Involved in Fatal Rollover Accident

Edinburg police have now identified the man who died in a rollover accident Tuesday on Highway 281. Twenty-three year-old Francisco Coronado was a passenger in the black Chevrolet Malibu that lost control while taking the Freddy Gonzalez exit on the northbound lane of Highway 281. According to police, Coronado was found partially ejected from the vehicle while a 23 year-old driver was apprehended after fleeing the scene on foot, carrying a load of narcotics. That suspect is expected to be arraigned in an Edinburg court tomorrow. Fox 2 will bring you the latest details as soon as they become...

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Former Edinburg Water Park Fire Ruled Arson

Edinburg firefighters and Hidalgo County fire officials are investigating an arson at a property that used to be a Waterpark. Around 10 pm Monday night authorities responded to a blaze that burned a pile of brush at the parking lot of what used to be ‘super splash’ water park. The property is located at the intersection of Freddy Gonzalez and Raul Longoria. It took fire fighters about 5 hours and close to 100 thousand gallons of water to put out the flames. Nobody was injured in the incident, however large smoke clouds did reach a nearby residential area. Investigators...

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