Alvarado, TX – Artemio Luna Tavera ID’d as Victim of I-35 W Crash
Alvarado, TX (September 20, 2019) – On September 18, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35 West.
According to reports from authorities, a pedestrian was attempting to cross I-35 W near US 67 when they were fatally struck by a motor vehicle.
The victim, who was later identified as 56-year-old Artemio Luna Tavera, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Artemio Luna Tavera. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
This is an update from an earlier post found here.
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