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Woman Killed in a Car Crash in Edinburg

On Friday afternoon, November 6, a woman was killed in a car crash in Edinburg.

According to the Edinburg Police Department, the accident happened on Expressway 281. A family of three was traveling north on Expressway 281 by El Cibolo Road in a Hyundai Sonata being driven by the husband. The vehicle suddenly veered to the right and rear ended a tractor trailer which was parked on the shoulder.

The man and child, a 7 year old girl, in the vehicle were taken to Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg where they are currently in a critical condition and the mother, 42 year old Clarissa Tovar of McAllen died at the scene.

The truck driver was uninjured and it is still not known why the car veered to the right.

The Expressway 281 was closed at the El Cibolo Road exit as the police began their investigation.

If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in an auto accident, the Laredo accident attorneys of Guerra Law Group, P.L.L.C., can help. Please call us at (956) 616-4098 or contact us online today.