Weslaco woman dies from injuries in fatal auto-pedestrian crash

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The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred around 5:30 a.m. in Progreso.

Weslaco resident Minerva Hinojosa, 37, was struck by a vehicle while walking northbound on Farm-to-Market Road 1015 and died at the scene.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Hinojosa was struck by a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado on FM 1015 just south of Rancho Toluca Road.

The driver stopped to render aid but Hinojosa died from her injuries.