TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN TORNILLO,TX

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El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938

Contact: Angelica Becerra

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Office: (915) 538-2119

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EL PASO, TX-On 11-8-12 at approximately 9:00 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 18900 block of Alameda Ave., Tornillo, TX, in reference to an Motor Vehicle Accident involving two vehicles, a Toyota Camry and a Chevrolet S-10 Blazer.

The investigation revealed the Toyota was traveling eastbound on Alameda Ave. at a high rate of speed when it struck the Chevy Blazer who made an eastbound left turn onto Alameda Ave., from Oil Mill.  The Toyota struck the rear bumper of the Chevy Blazer which caused the Blazer to flip over and land on its side.

The driver of the Toyota, HECTOR GONZALEZ of the 800 block of N.E. Camp in Fabens, TX, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated with Open Container after being evaluated by Life Ambulance for minor injuries. The driver of the Chevy Blazer and the passenger were transported to a local area hospital with minor injuries.

ARRESTED

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HECTOR GONZALEZ JR. (21)

CHARGE: DWI W/OPEN CONTAINER

BOND: $ 3,500

 
Published 09 November 2012 08:45 AM by abecerra

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