Belton, TX – Yuricel Penaloza Identified As I-35 Victim
Belton, TX (June 27, 2019) – On June 23, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle collision on the southbound side on Interstate 35 near the exit for Tahuaya Road.
According to reports, 34-year-old Yuricel Penaloza was walking along the interstate when she was struck by a gold 2004 Honda Accord.
Penaloza sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The crash resulted in a closure of the southbound side as crews investigated. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Yuricel Penaloza. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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