Tag: Weslaco

Grass Fire in San Manuel Spreads

Late breaking tonight.–fire crews from Linn-San Manuel and Edinburg are battling a large grass fire near US 281 and FM 186. Officials say the fire is out of control and are calling for additional aid from surrounding areas. Here you see the location of the fire.  At the moment no other details have been made available. We will keep you informed as the story...

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Car Crashes Into Home

Two drivers and their passengers find themselves hospitalized after crashing into a home. It was around one in the afternoon that Weslaco police responded to a call on Republic and First Street after a car directly impacted the front window of a house.  According to neighbors in the area, they say the driver who caused the accident, tried to flee the scene but, authorities found him a few blocks away.  According to Police Officer Carlos Hinojosa, says the driver detained is being questioned since alcohol could have been a factor causing this accident.  Inside the vehicle that crashed into...

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