Paulino Herrera Vincente Killed in Accident at US 79 in Palestine, TX

August 25, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Paulino Herrera Vincente
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 79, Palestine, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet Impala, Geo Prizm
US 79
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet Impala and Geo Prizm were involved in a crash

What Happened

Texas Department of Public Safety officials are investigating a crash that killed a person at US 79 in Palestine, TX on August 25th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 5:32 a.m. According to investigators, a Chevrolet Impala headed northbound is said to have collided with a Geo Prizm under unclear circumstances. 81-year-old Paulino Herrera Vincente suffered fatal injuries at the scene. The driver of the Impala was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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