Nacogdoches County, TX – Victim Identified in Crash On County Road 724 as Javier Gallegos
Nacogdoches County, TX (March 19, 2019) – Around 8:00 p.m. Sunday, March 17, two vehicles collided while traveling along Country Road 724.
The preliminary investigation into the crash shows that a 1989 Honda passenger vehicle was traveling south along Country Road 724. At the same time, a 2013 Ford passenger car was traveling north along the same road. For reasons unknown, the two vehicles met in a head-on collision in the middle of the road.
The driver of the Ford was later identified as Daniel Solis, 33, from Nacogdoches. Solis was uninjured in the crash. The driver of the Honda, Javier Gallegos, 48, from Nacogdoches, died at Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital from his injuries.
This crash remains under investigation as law enforcement works to determine the cause of the collision.
We would like to offer our most sincere condolences to the family of Javier Gallegos. Our thoughts are with them as they begin the grieving process and pray that they will find some comfort and peace during this difficult time in their lives.
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