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Authorities Identify Victim after Falling 100 feet from an Oil Rig

BROWNSVILLE — A man dies after falling 100 feet from an oil rig at the port of Brownsville this weekend. The victim is identified as 43-year-old Robert Sauceda. The fatal accident happened Saturday just before noon. Sauceda was employed with Baybridge Company operating out of this area. Occupational safety and health administration is investigating the case. Recommended: Harlingen Manhunt Ends in Arrest EXCLUSIVE: Cameron County Officials Raid Illegal 8-Liner Establishment Convicted Drug Trafficker, Kidnapper turned over to Mexican Authorities Brownsville Man Found Dead on Side of...

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Man Dies in One-Vehicle Accident

DONNA — Authorities are investigating an accident that left one person dead. Residents say the area is prone to accidents as drivers are not careful. Recommended: Child Hit by Vehicle in McAllen, Incident Remains Under Investigation Woman Drives into Edinburg Restaurant One Killed in Mission Crash, Alcohol may be a Factor Harlingen Manhunt Ends in...

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Driver and Passenger Face Charges for Fatal Hit-and-Run

“I’m very sorry… I didn’t mean to… It was an accident. I apologize.” That is Cristina Flores, the driver accused of running over and killing a man as he was crossing the roadway this weekend. Both Flores and her passenger, Roy Perez, were charged for fleeing the scene of the accident. A decision they say they regret. Recommended: Two Suspects Detained after Police Chase in Alamo One Killed in Mission Crash, Alcohol may be a Factor Car Dragged by Train North of Brownsville PowerTalk 21 Initiative Educating Youth on Dangers of Underage...

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Deadly Rollover Accident in Harlingen leaves one dead

HARLINGEN — Police continue to investigate an accident that left one man dead and another hospitalized after crashing into a utility pole Saturday night.      Harlingen authorities identified the driver as 18-year-old Jose Hernandez, who was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, a 17 year-old man, was transported to Valley Baptist Hospital for treatment and was released shortly thereafter. Recommended: 19-Year-Old Killed in Four-Car Pileup Victim in Freak Accident Identified Driver and Passenger Face Charges for Fatal Hit-and-Run Two Hospitalized following McAllen...

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Car Dragged by Train North of Brownsville

BROWNSVILLE — Two people injured north of Brownsville after being dragged by a moving train Sunday night. According to Brownsville Police, the accident happened after 10 p.m. at the intersection of highway 1421 and FM 100. One of the passengers was taken into custody for questioning. Recommended: 19-Year-Old Killed in Four-Car Pileup Harlingen Manhunt Ends in Arrest Motorcyclist Dies following Crash in Elsa Driver and Passenger Face Charges for Fatal...

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Harlingen Manhunt Ends in Arrest

In Harlingen, a manhunt ends in the arrest of a suspect accused of fleeing the scene of an accident. The crash happened around 2 PM at the intersection of FM 509 and FM 800, where authorities say the driver of a minivan ignored a stop sign, crashing into the back of an 18-wheeler. The driver then fled the scene. A female passenger from the minivan was transported to hospital, her condition is unknown tonight. A K-9 deputy was brought in to find the fleeing driver; he was later found hiding in some nearby bushes. Recommended: 19-Year-Old Killed in Four-Car...

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Avoid a $250 Fine by Keeping your Dog on a Leash

Letting your dog roam free is risky. Not only is it illegal, but it could lead to an accident, and a costly fine. Recommended: Young Girl Injured in Auto-Pedestrian Accident 17-Year-Old in Fatal Crash Identified One Dead after Fleeing accident scene from Police Caught on Camera: Woman Uses Car to Walk Dog, Could be Charged with Animal...

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17-Year-Old in Fatal Crash Identified

We’ve got new information on the Friday night crash in Pharr that left a 17-year-old dead. The driver of the car has been identified by authorities as Carlos Garcia. Garcia was driving his Chevrolet Corvette on the 300 block of West Ferguson when he lost control and crashed into a metal pole. Saturday afternoon, friends and family were seen gathering at the scene of the accident, placing flowers to honor the teenager. Police continue to investigate the incident. Recommended: 19-Year-Old Killed in Four-Car Pileup Victim in Freak Accident Identified Driver and Passenger Face Charges for Fatal Hit-and-Run Two Hospitalized...

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Mother and Father Die in House Explosion, Seven others Injured

A family now in mourning after a freak accident claims the lives of a mother and father and leaves seven others injured in Palmera. A propane leak is to blame for an explosion inside a home on Friday on San Pedro Road. 28-year-old Juan Ramon Leon and 25-year-old Genesis Gonzalez were critically injured from the explosion, along with their family which includes their three children who remain in critical care. Leon and Gonzalez died Saturday night. Flowers and wreaths have been placed by neighbors and friends of the family across the street of their home. Recommended: April is Child...

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Suspect Driver Fleeing from Police Crashes into another Vehicle

In another pursuit, authorities in the city of Pharr were in chase of a suspect Monday night. The pursuit ended at the intersection of Dove Avenue and Jackson Road when the driver crashed into another vehicle. The condition of those involved in the accident is unknown. FOX 2 will bring you the latest as soon as we learn more. Recommended: Child Hit by Vehicle in McAllen, Incident Remains Under Investigation One Killed in Mission Crash, Alcohol may be a Factor Mother and Father Die in House Explosion, Seven others Injured Man Dies in One-Vehicle...

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