Tag: McAllen Medical Center

Early Morning Collision Leaves One Dead

PHARR (KFXV) — According to the Pharr Police Department, an early morning accident caused the death of one man today. Authorities responded to reports of a single vehicle collision with a utility pole near 1100 block of North Cage. The identity of the victim has not been released, because they are pending notifying his next of kin. They have identified him as a 33-year-old male who drove a white GMC Canyon. The driver died from his injuries at McAllen Medical Center. If you have any details regarding this collision, you are asked to contact the Pharr Crime Stoppers at...

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D.A. Urges Reporting Domestic Violence in Light of Closure of S.A.F.E. Program

HIDALGO COUNTY (KFXV) — In light of recent closures of the S.A.F.E program, Mujeres Unidas and the Hidalgo County D.A. urge victims of sexual assault to seek help. The cut to this program means one less resource for the Rio grande Valley community – one organization wants you to know they’re here to help.. The recent closure of the sexual assault forensic examiner or SAFE Program at Mission Regional Hospital will have upper valley residents rely on McAllen Medical Center as their source for similar services – the other option is Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen. Perla Reyes,...

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Donna Woman Arrested for Intoxication Manslaughter

A Donna woman is arrested after causing a traffic accident that took the life of her passenger around 8:30 am Sunday morning. Police say – the driver, identified as 39-year-old Perla Argüelles was heading heading north – near Val Verde Road and Eldora in donna when her white SUV – veered of the road, and struck a light pole. 46-years-old – Juan de dios Cavazos Hinojosa – also a resident of donna – pronounced dead at the scene. Arguelles was transported to McAllen Medical Center where she received treatment for minor injuries then released from the hospital and transported...

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Alton Accident Sends 6 to Area Hospitals

Alton (KFXV) — A two vehicle accident sent six people to the hospital in Alton this afternoon. The incident occurred on Alvaro Road and 5 Mile Line. Seven people were involved in the collision, one refused medical assistance, and one female was transported to McAllen Medical Center. Four other females and one male were transported to Mission Regional. All patients were transported with non-critical...

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Agents Recovering After Being Shot

RGV (KFXV) — A state and federal agent are now recovering after being shot by bullets after an alleged confrontation on the Mexican side of the border. The officer identified as Danny Shaw has worked with the Department of Public Security for eight years. He was transported to McAllen Medical Center after being shot in the pelvis. A Border Patrol agent, near the area was also shot, but the bullet to his chest was stopped by a bulletproof vest. Authorities have confirmed the shots were fired from the other side of the border. Multiple agencies are investigating to see...

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