19-Year-Old Critically Injured in Three-Vehicle Crash on US 83 in Rio Grande City
19-Year-Old Critically Injured in Rio Grande City Three-Vehicle Crash on U.S. Highway 83
Rio Grande City, Texas (February 12, 2020) – A 19-year-old was critically injured in a three-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Rio Grande City, according to the police.
The crash took place on Tuesday, February 11, on U.S. Highway 83, in front of McCoy’s.
Police said the crash involved a red Chevrolet Avalanche, a brown Chevrolet Malibu, and a grey 18-wheeler.
The Malibu driver, a 19-year-old, was taken to McAllen Medical Center in critical condition.
The Avalanche driver, a 28-year-old, was taken to Starr County Memorial with minor injuries.
The 18-wheeler driver, a 42-year-old, didn’t sustain major injuries in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.
We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.
Common Causes of Automobile Accidents
While there are many causes of car accidents, the most common reasons of driver negligence include driver inattention; cell phone use; texting and driving; speeding; fatigue; failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive; running a red light; and driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs,” Attorney Joel A. Gordon said. Mr. Gordon believes that an independent investigation is important. An Attorney will help obtain the crash report, secure accident photos, interview witnesses, and create a claim.
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