Daniel Laureano Killed in 18-Wheeler Crash on Frontage Road in Edinburg

Daniel Laureano Killed in 18-Wheeler Crash on Frontage Road in Edinburg

Daniel Laureano Killed in Edinburg 18-Wheeler Crash on Frontage Road near Rogers Road

Edinburg, Texas (August 22, 2023) – One person was killed Monday night in a crash involving an 18-wheeler in Edinburg, according to the police.

The fatal crash happened shortly before 9:00 p.m., August 21, on northbound Frontage Road near E. Rogers Road.

Police said a beige Chrysler minivan struck the rear side of an 18-wheeler that was traveling northbound on Frontage Road.

The minivan driver, Daniel Laureano, 25, of Edinburg, was taken to Doctors Hospital at Renaissance with major injuries, where he later died.

The 18-wheeler driver was uninjured in the crash and cooperated with the police.

The crash remains under investigation.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, pedestrian, 18-wheeler, bicycle, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, 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 under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation.

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