Carmelo Cristodulio Lopez Injured in Accident at Coit Rd in Dallas, TX

April 8, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Carmelo Cristodulio Lopez
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Coit Rd, Dallas, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet Colorado, Ford Explorer
Coit Rd
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet Colorado and a Ford Explorer were involved in a collision

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured three people at Coit Rd in Dallas, TX on April 8th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 5:27 p.m. According to investigators, a Chevrolet Colorado operated by a 36-year-old Dallas man was involved in a rear-end collision with a Ford Explorer operated by 49-year-old Carmelo Cristodulio Lopez. Police say the Dallas man alleged the vehicle suffered from defective or worn brakes that contributed to the collision. Lopez was seriously injured while two passengers, ages 16 and 47, had less serious injured. The Dallas man and his passenger were uninjured.

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