DPS Troopers Investigating Two-Vehicle Fatal Crash Near Mercedes

2 years 2 months 3 weeks ago Sunday, March 24 2019 Mar 24, 2019 March 24, 2019 10:01 AM March 24, 2019 in News

NEAR MERCEDES- DPS troopers are investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash.

It happened Saturday night on FM 491 between Mile 9 and 10 North.

According to Lt. Johnny Hernandez, a white Nissan was traveling south when the car veered into the northbound lane.

Authorities say the car collided with the front end of a red pickup truck.

28-year old Irma Cerda was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck was transported to McAllen Medical Center. 

That driver's condition is unknown at this time.

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