17 passengers involved in two-vehicle crash
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:41:36 GMT —
Authorities are currently investigating a crash involving 17 occupants of two vehicles.
The incident happened on Thursday, June 19 around 6:10 in the morning.
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers responded to FM 755 near La Gloria where the crash happened.
DPS said seven occupants were inside a silver Isuzu, which was traveling north on FM 755.
The seven occupants were behind a Chevrolet 2500 pick-up truck, which was occupied by 10 people.
The driver of the pick-up made a U-turn when it was t-boned by the Isuzu, DPS said.
Border Patrol was displaced to the scene of the crash.
Two passengers from the Izuzu were transported to Starr County Memorial Hospital in Rio Grande City for treatment on minor injuries.
They were then released to U.S. Border Patrol.