35-Year-Old Deissy Grimaldo Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash on Highway 290 and Shady Acres Lane in Washington County
Washington County, TX. (February 25, 2021)- Deissy Grimaldo was killed in a two-vehicle crash on February 20, 2021 in Washington County, Texas. The accident occurred shortly after 2:30 p.m. at the Highway 290 and Shady Acres Lane intersection. DPS reported that a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta failed to yield the right of way and turned in front of a Toyota Corolla. Grimaldo, a passenger in the Jetta, was transported to St. Joseph Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. A two-year-old passenger in the Jetta was taken to Baylor Scott and White in Brenham in stable condition. No further injuries were reported in the crash. The crash remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Deissy Grimaldo. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We wish them a full and speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
In 2016, reports indicate that at least one person sustained injuries every two minutes after being involved in a car crash on Texas roads. The most common causes of vehicle collisions have remained the same over the years, which include distracted driving, drunk driving, reckless driving, and aggressive driving. All of these causes are a form of negligence and result in serious consequences, which include personal injury lawsuits, charges, prison time, and/or fines.
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