Jesus Alvarado Killed in Pedestrian Crash on U.S. 281 near EdinburgKiprop Vincent
Jesus Alvarado Killed in Edinburg Pedestrian Accident on U.S. 281
Edinburg, Texas (February 2, 2022) – A 22-year-old Mission man was fatally hit by a vehicle Tuesday night, north of Edinburg, according to the Texas DPS.
The deadly accident occurred around 9:14 p.m., February 1, on U.S. 281, south of Guerra Lane.
DPS said a 2003 Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling northbound on the highway and was evading Border Patrol when it lost control and entered into the center median, where all of the occupants exited the vehicle.
Jesus Adrian Alvarado, 22, of Mission, who was in the Chevrolet, was hit by a northbound vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The DPS is investigating the crash.
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