WESLACO,Texas - The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a two-vehicle accident that occurred early Sunday morning and causing the death of a child.
Texas DPS officials report that the accident took place on FM 1925, east of FM 493, at 4:35 a.m. Sunday. Investigators say a couple and two children, traveling in a 2002 Nissan SUV, were struck by a Ford vehicle which veered onto the wrong lane and collided head-on with the Nissan vehicle.
All occupants from both vehicles were transported to McAllen Medical Center in critical condition. Authorities later reported that one of the children had passed away at the hospital due to their injuries.
DPS Troopers continue to investigate the cause of the crash and any changes on the driver of the Ford vehicle are pending at this time.