Marco Costilla Killed in Accident at US 175 Kaufman County, TX

July 22, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Marco Costilla
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 175, Athens, Kaufman County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chrysler 200
US 175
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chrysler 200 veered drom its lane into a creek

What Happened

Police have information on a crash that killed a teen at US 175 Kaufman County, TX on July 22nd, 2022. Officials believe it happened around 6:26 a.m. According to investigators, a Chrysler 200 operated by 18-year-old Marcos Costilla was headed westbound on 175 before veering out of its lane for unknown reasons. The vehicle went into a center median before going over into a creek, overturning onto its top. The crash left Costilla with fatal injuries. Additional details have not been provided.

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