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Woman and 12-year-old injured in highway accident

Published: Oct. 26, 2021 at 9:52 AM CDT
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LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - Authorities are investigating an accident that sent a woman and a 12-year-old girl to the hospital.

The accident happened on Monday at around 4:45 p.m. at the 5300 block of I-35.

According to Laredo Police a 2012 white Nissan Rogue and a 2019 white Ford F-750 work truck collided which left the Nissan inoperable in the middle lane.

The Ford F-750 collided into the rear of the Nissan and sent it to the middle of the divider of the highway.

Twelve-year-old Ixatlali Anahli Moreno and 53-year-old Ana Delia Arriaga were trapped inside the Nissan during the accident.

Moreno was critically injured and was airlifted to San Antonio where she is currently alive and receiving treatment for her injuries.

The driver of the Ford was identified as 41-year-old Jose De Jesus Solorzano Lopez.

Police say Lopez showed no signs of intoxication and did volunteer to have a blood sample drawn which will be sent to the DPS crime lab for a toxicology exam.

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