Crash Date/Time: 12/01/2019 11:44AM
Location: US 83 Mile marker 76 inside Zapata City Limits
Vehicles: 2005 White Ford F250 & 2007 Tan Hyundai Entourage
Contributing factor to the crash:
Preliminary investigation revealed that a Ford F250 was traveling at a high rate of speed northbound on US 83. The Hyundai Entourage was exiting from El Jarocho restaurant in an attempt to exit the parking lot. Due to the Ford’s speed, the Hyundai suv was struck and sustained major damage to its left back quarter panel. Both drivers were taken to the local hospital to evaluate injuries. There is still an ongoing investigation as to why the Ford was speeding.