Joe Contreras Injured in Accident at San Eduardo Ave in Laredo, TX

April 21, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Joe Contreras
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

San Eduardo Ave, Laredo, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Dodge Ram 1500, Nissan Murano
San Eduardo Ave
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Dodge Ram 1500 and a Nissan Murano were involved in a collision

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured multiple people at San Eduardo Ave in Laredo, TX on April 21st, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 7:12 p.m. According to investigators, a Dodge Ram 1500 headed westbound is said to have continued straight at a red traffic signal, colliding with a Nissan Murano. Reports indicate the driver of the Nissan, identified as 71-year-old Joe Contreras, was seriously injured. A 9-year-old passenger was also seriously injured, as was the driver of the Dodge and his 24-year-old passenger. Reports indicate the driver of the Dodge was charged with Disregarding Red Light. Additional information was not immediately available.

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