Man charged with manslaughter for death of 65-year-old-woman in auto-pedestrian crash

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(Source: Harlingen Police Department Facebook)

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HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — The Harlingen Police Department arrested a man in connection to a deadly auto-pedestrian crash that left one dead Monday morning.

Police arrested Daniel James Wirsche, 27, from Harlingen.

Wirsche was charged with manslaughter for the death of 65-year-old, Edna Fay Lasley.

Monday morning, police responded to South business 77 around 7:30 a.m. An investigation revealed Wirsche was driving recklessly at the time of the crash.

Wirsche was arraigned and given a $30,000 bond. He is being held at the Cameron County Jail.

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