Man involved in Highway 359 accident succumbs to injuries

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - The Laredo Police Department is investigating a multiple vehicle collision that claimed the life of one man Thursday afternoon.

Accident on 359

The accident happened on November 7th at 5:30 p.m. at the 3100 block of Highway 359 near Chacon Creek.

When officers arrived they found a blue Toyota Corolla and a white Chevy Silverado at the scene.

According to preliminary reports, a Toyota Corolla was attempting to exit and head west on 359 while a Chevy Silverado was traveling East on 359.

The occupants of the Corolla were identified as 57-year-old Alberto Rodriguez and a 58-year-old woman.

Both were transported to the hospital due to the extent of their injuries; however, Rodriguez later succumbed to his injuries and passed away.
Meanwhile, the occupants of the Chevy were treated at the scene and released.

The case remains under investigation.