Reeves County, TX – Araceli Gonzalez ID’d as I-20 Crash Victim
Reeves County, TX (September 18, 2019) – On September 16, around 4 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 20 just west of Pecos.
According to reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety, 19-year-old Araceli Gonzalez was traveling east along the interstate in a Dodge Avenger when her vehicle collided with a truck-tractor traveling west along the roadway.
Gonzalez sustained fatal injuries in the collision.
The occupants of the semi-truck were uninjured.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Araceli Gonzalez. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas
One motor vehicle accident occurs every 59-seconds in Texas. These incidents add up to hundreds of thousands of victims harmed on roadways throughout our state. Unfortunately, many individuals sustain injuries in these accidents. Each year, over 3,700 victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Texas.
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