Tag: truck

Precinct 4 Constables Arrest Man With Runaway Minor

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — Constables with Precinct 4 arrested two individuals after a pursuit yesterday that involved various agencies. Today, according to authorities, the driver of the truck involved in the pursuit that ended near Miller Road and Highway 281 harbored a minor in the vehicle. Police identified the minor as a runaway from Florida. Today the driver received charges for evading...

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EXCLUSIVE: Chase Ends in Bailout

WESLACO (KFXV) — Multiple agencies pursued a truck this afternoon south of the city of Weslaco that led to a bailout. The chase began on FM 88 and ended near a canal on South Milano Road near Mile 7. The suspect then fled on foot. Our cameras caught the exclusive images of constable and Border Patrol officers as they searched the...

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24 Years Without Running Water

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — The Espinoza family tells Fox News they’ve been living without water services for the last 24 years in rural Mission. Without water services extended to their rural home, Gamaliel Espinoza has found a way to provide water on a daily basis. But on days rainy days, that every day chore becomes somewhat difficult to achieve. Gamaliel says, “It’s inconvenient for my wife to have to carry water from outside to wash dishes. We don’t have warm water to shower with. We have to heat it up on the stove.” Gamaliel transports a tank on his...

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Vehicle Flips in Weslaco

WESLACO (KFXV) — Another driver lost control of their vehicle, causing their truck to flip over. The rollover happened on FM 88 and Mile 1 around 11 this morning. Officials with the Department of Public Safety confirmed the driver received treatment at an area hospital for their minor injuries. It is still not know whether this morning’s rains factored into this incident, but authorities urge the community to take precautions when on roadways during wet...

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Driver arrested after seizing a ton of marijuana

Weslaco DPS arrest a driver after seizing roughly a ton of marijuana from the tractor-trailer he was driving. The semi truck was spotted by Troopers heading north on Highway 281 and FM 2812 and stopped for a traffic violation when the officer discovered 80 bundles and marijuana concealed inside boxes. The find was almost 2,000 pounds and are worth more than 11 million dollars. The driver Juan Carlos Sandoval Martinez of Houston is arrested and booked into the Hidalgo County Jail on drug...

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