Tag: Weslaco

UPDATE: Weslaco Accident Boy Recuperating at home now

The 11-year-old Weslaco boy injured during a fatal 4 car collision last week is back at home recuperating from his injuries. The minor suffered a fractured skull during the incident that took place near the Westgate exit on Highway 83. The boy’s mother died after a fourth of vehicle struck a line of cars parked on the side of the expressway while they exchanged information after the collision. According to authorities, the driver of the fourth vehicle was distracted when he struck the others. Charges may come in the next few...

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Vehicle Blaze under investigation

Weslaco (KFXV) – Authorities are investigating a blaze that happened after a vehicle collision in Weslaco. The accident happened to near mile 12 1/2 and FM 2015 in the north side of the city on Saturday evening. According to the Weslaco fire department, upon arrival firefighters found a vehicle completely engulfed in flames on the roadway. A bystander pulled the driver out of the vehicle before emergency crews arrived at the scene. Only minor injuries were...

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Weslaco Woman wanted for Credit Card Theft

Weslaco (KFXV) Authorities are asking for the help of all Fox viewers to identify and locate a suspect in the theft of a credit card. According to the Weslaco Police Department, the woman caught on camera, allegedly made various transactions with a stolen card. She’s described as having wore a white blouse and green pants at the moment of the crime. She also had two minors accompanying her. Witnesses say she drove away in a Dodge truck. If you have any information contact Weslaco Crime Stoppers at...

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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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Victim Identified in Weslaco Fatal Collision

Weslaco (KFXV) — Police have identified the victim as 42-year-old Priscilla Ann Jimenez Trejo. They also say her 11-year-old son was sent to the hospital where he remains in stable condition. Weslaco police say it all started with a minor, three-car collision around 7:30 this morning. The drivers pulled over onto the shoulder lane near the Westgate Drive overpass then got out of their vehicles to report the accident. The second collision caused the death of Priscilla Jimenez-Trejo. Three other people, including Priscilla’s son were transported to the hospital. The expressway was closed temporarily while investigators assessed the accident....

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