The Laredo Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons (CAPERs) Division has provided an update regarding the fatal single vehicle car accident that took place on the morning of October 13, 2018 at the 3600 block of Cuatro Vientos Rd.
The 17 year old victim in the accident has been identified as Michael Hernandez. Hernandez was the driver of a white in color Ford Fusion passenger vehicle that rolled over several times and onto a grassy area on the 3600 block of Cuatro Vientos Rd.
In total five other passengers were inside the vehicle to include four juveniles. As a result of the rollover, 3 people were ejected from the vehicle and all five passengers were transported to both Laredo Medical Center and Dr’s Hospitals. Hernandez was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident.
This press release is a summary of the facts known at this time. As this incident is currently under investigation, no other information can either be confirmed or released. Additional details will be released once they become available or at the conclusion of the investigation.