El Paso, TX – Sergio Gonzalez Killed in Collision on TX-375 Loop
El Paso, TX (November 6, 2019) – A collision on West TX-375 Loop left one victim deceased.
On November 1, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on the West TX-375 Loop near the Paisano exit.
According to reports from the El Paso Police Department, at approximately 11 p.m., 42-year-old Estaban Lopez was traveling along the wrong side of the roadway in a Ford Expedition when he collided head-on with a Ford Fusion.
The driver of the Ford Fusion, who was identified as 23-year-old Sergio Gonzalez, was fatally injured in the collision.
Authorities determined that Lopez was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision. He was charged with intoxication manslaughter.
At this time, the El Paso Police Department is investigating.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Sergio Gonzalez. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions in Texas
Approximately 3,700 people lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state annually. Sadly, a large percentage of victims end up losing their lives due to impaired drivers causing accidents. Although there are countless laws in place to prevent drivers from entering the roadways impaired, we continue to see the devastating aftermath of their horrific actions. When victims lose their lives in drunk-driving accidents, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
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