Rio Hondo, TX – Female Killed in Collision on Centerline Rd
Rio Hondo, TX (August 29, 2019) – On August 29, a female passenger lost her life in a collision on Centerline Road just outside of Rio Hondo.
Reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety state that around 9 a.m., a Chevrolet vehicle was traveling along Farm to Market Road 106 when it collided head-on with a semi-truck near the intersection of Centerline Road.
The passenger in the Chevrolet, who was identified as 75-year-old Teresa Arenas Vazquez, incurred fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the Chevrolet was subsequently transported to Valley Baptist in Harlingen for medical treatment.
At this time, DPS is investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Teresa Arenas Vazquez. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
On average, ten people lose their lives every day in motor vehicle collisions across Texas. When these accidents involve semi-trucks, victims are more likely to sustain catastrophic and fatal injuries. Sadly, the size and weight of these vehicles provide little chance for smaller sedans on the road. When victims lose their lives in fatal collisions, by no fault of their own, it is imperative that family members contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
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