Alamo man charged in connection to deadly Mercedes accident

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UPDATE: An Alamo man has been charged following a deadly crash in Mercedes on Thursday afternoon. 

Ignacio Navarro, Jr. was charged with one count of intoxication manslaughter and three counts of intoxication assault. 

The crash happened after 3 p.m. at the intersection of Texas Ave. and West Frontage. 

Authorities tell us, when officers arrived on the scene, they found one vehicle and witnesses reported that another vehicle left the scene.

Police said Christina Bravo Bruno, 47, of Mercedes, was killed in the accident. 

Mercedes police said an 8-year-old girl, 6-year-old girl and 11-month-old girl were taken to the hospital, along with the mother of the children. The 8-year-old and 6-year-old are in critical condition while the 11-month-old girl is in the intensive care unit. 

Bond for Navarro, Jr. has been set at $500,000. 

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ORIGINAL STORY:

Authorities are on the scene of a deadly accident in Mercedes.

Details are limited at this time but we’re told the accident occurred on Texas Ave.

No word yet how the accident occurred or if there are any other injuries.

We will keep you up-to-date at with the latest.

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