Three Injured in Accident at FM 76 and Horizon Blvd in Socorro, TX

May 18, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM 76 and Horizon Blvd, Socorro, TX

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet Silverado C2500, Ford Taurus
FM 76 and Horizon Blvd
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet Silverado C2500 and a Ford Taurus were involved in a collision

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured three people at FM 76 and Horizon Blvd in Socorro, TX on May 18th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 1:50 a.m. According to investigators, a Chevrolet Silverado C2500 was eastbound on North Loop Rd, turning left onto Horizon Blvd. Police allege the vehicle failed to yield and collided head-on with an approaching Ford Taurus. The collision is said to have caused the Ford to catch fire, leaving all three occupants, ages 15, 14, and 13, seriously injured. The driver of the Chevrolet , who was not publicly identified, was allegedly uninjured and charged with Intonation Assault.

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