Crews Respond to Fatal Wreck on Northbound Hwy 281 Lanes
NEAR EDINBURG – Emergency response crews were called to the scene of a fatal wreck in Edinburg on Monday.
Authorities said a male passenger died as a result of the crash.
The incident happened on Highway 281 near the Trenton Road exit. Traffic was backed up for almost a mile this afternoon.
Edinburg Police Department spokesman Peter De La Garza said the call came in around 4:30 p.m. on Monday.
He said the female driver of a black SUV lost control in the northbound lanes, veered to the left and hit a concrete barrier.
She was taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries.
No other vehicles were involved.
The investigation into the cause of the accident is ongoing.
Kamala Harris speaks to a crowd of supporters at UTRGV on Friday
Candidates for Hidalgo County 464th District Court pitch qualifications to voters
McAllen International Airport adds new safety features amid pandemic
Beto O'Rourke goes door to door in Mission to encourage people to...
Breaking: Edinburg police find two dead bodies inside home