One killed in single-vehicle crash in Pharr

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CREDIT: TxDOT Pharr District

PHARR, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Pharr Police Department is investigating a single-vehicle crash that left one dead early Friday morning.

According to Pharr police Deputy Chief Michael Mendoza, around 3:42 a.m. police responded to the area of 1900 N I 69 in reference to a crash.

The small passenger car was occupied by two individuals.

Police said the driver was transported to a local hospital. The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials said the investigation is still ongoing.

The Texas Department of Transportation Pharr District says the Flyovers from McAllen to Edinburg and San Juan to Edinburg of the I-2/I-69C interchange were closed for a little over 90 minutes to place temporary barriers.

The area has now reopened.

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated to show flyovers are now open.

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