Gilbert Vallejo Killed in Accident at Hwy 59 and I-610 in Houston, TX

January 27, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Gilbert Vallejo
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Hwy 59, Houston, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Houston Police
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car
Hwy 59 and I-610
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Passenger vehicle lost control and overturned

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed one person at Hwy 59 and I-610 in Houston, TX on January 27th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 3 a.m. According to investigators, a Dodge Ram was exiting a northbound US 59 ramp before losing control for unknown reasons. The vehicle is said to have overturned at a ledge, falling to the ground below, and catching fire. The driver, identified as Gilbert Vallejo, was fatally injured, reports say. Additional information was not available.

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