Two men killed in fiery crash in Los Fresnos, DPS investigating

2 years 9 months 1 week ago Monday, May 24 2021 May 24, 2021 May 24, 2021 10:22 AM May 24, 2021 in News - Local
By: KRGV Digital Staff

Editor's note: This story has been updated with new information from the Texas Department of Public Safety. 

Two men were killed in a fiery crash in Los Fresnos Monday morning. 

The crash happened at about 6:45 a.m. on F.M 510, east of Share 28 Road, according to a news release from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

DPS says a white 2007 Toyota Tundra was traveling eastbound when it veered off the road, hit a tree and caught on fire. A spokesperson for DPS said Tuesday morning that the vehicle was trying to pass another car when it lost control, adding that the road was wet at the time of the crash. 

The driver of the vehicle, identified as 31-year-old Eric Gonzalez, and passenger of the vehicle, identified as 24-year-old Roberto Quezada of Los Fresnos, died in the crash. 

DPS continues to investigate. 

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