Houston, TX – W Canino Rd Crash Claims Life of Arturo Galindo
Houston, TX (December 19, 2019) – A mechanic lost his life in a fatal collision at Arturo’s Garage Auto Mechanics on West Canino Road.
On December 17, just after 4 p.m., authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on West Canino Road.
According to reports, Arturo Galindo and Miguel Angel Garcia were working on a Honda Civic at the auto shop. While Galindo was positioned under the vehicle, which was elevated by jack stands, and Garcia was standing in front of it, the vehicle was struck by a white Ford Econoline van.
The impact of the collision caused the Honda to fall off the jack stands and land on top of Galindo before striking Garcia.
Galindo incurred fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene.
Garcia incurred serious injuries and was rushed to Ben Taub Hospital for treatment.
The driver of the van jumped into another vehicle and fled the scene of the incident.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Miguel Angel Garcia and his family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Arturo Galindo. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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