Kyle, TX – Two Sisters Killed In Hit And Run Crash On I-35
Kyle, TX (April 29, 2019) – On Saturday, April 27, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a collision on Interstate 35 around 9:20 p.m.
According to reports, a family was traveling in a Honda sedan along the northbound access road of Interstate 35 when their vehicle was struck by a Dodge pickup truck. The driver of the Dodge fled the scene of the collision. Three individuals in the car were transported to an area hospital for treatment while two individuals were pronounced deceased.
Authorities later confirmed that two individuals inside the car, 18-year-old Hayden Weissman, and 16-year Peyton Weissman, were both killed in the fatal collision. The driver of the Dodge was later apprehended and identified as 61-year-old Macario M. Hernandez. Hernandez was charged for the accident and authorities believe that he may have been intoxicated at the time of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the Weissman sisters. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Every year, more than 3,700 victims lose their lives in car accidents across Texas. Sadly, those killed leave behind grieving families who are full of questions.
Not only are surviving relatives left to deal with the emotional consequences of a fatal car accident, but they are often left to bear costly medical and funeral expenses. In some cases, surviving family members can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to obtain restitution to cover costs incurred from the accident.
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