Passenger dies in crash, driver arrested on drunk driving charge
Sun, 12 Jan 2014 00:45:51 GMT —
Donna police are investigating an early morning fatal crash involving an alleged drunk driver.
Authorities said the one car crash happened on the East Bound Lane of Expressway 83.
The accident happened around 3:00 a.m. and one passenger died on the scene.
Police Chief Ram De Leon said Jose Castillo died as a result of the crash.
Marco Ballin was arrested on a charge of intoxication manslaughter.
Judge Javi Garza set his bond at 250,000 and he is currently locked up at the Hidalgo County Jail.