1 Hospitalized in McAllen Car Accident on E Frontage Road
MCALLEN, TX (January 19, 2023) – On Sunday, authorities arrested Eric Omar Cantunfollowing a fiery DUI crash on E Frontage Road.
The incident happened at the 500 block of E Frontage Road.
According to reports, a 2021 gray Dodge Challenger crashed for still unknown reasons. Then, it rolled over multiple times and erupted into flames.
Moreover, responders located and transported a female occupant of the vehicle to a hospital with serious injuries. Meanwhile, officers managed to locate and arrest the male driver of the vehicle. They confirmed that the suspect hid under a blue truck in a parking lot of Bed, Bath & Beyond.
Furthermore, officers booked the suspect, Eric Omar Cantu, for charges of intoxication assault with a vehicle causing serious bodily injury and accident involving serious bodily injury.
Meanwhile, the incident remained under active investigation.
What’s Next after Crash in McAllen
When it comes to driving on Texas highways, safety should be at the forefront.
However, motorists are still facing a sad reality on the road. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, a person dies in a car accident every two hours. Not to mention the fact that every two minutes, a person suffers injuries in a Texas motor vehicle accident.
Truly, your safety on the road is never guaranteed. However, knowledge is a powerful tool.
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