Beaumont Hwy crash kills two, hospitalizes two others

Posted on Monday, June 28th, 2021 at 7:14 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Two people were sent to the hospital and two others died following a crash on the Beaumont Hwy Sunday, reports Houston Police.

Ivan Chavez was driving a Mercury Grand Marquis east on Beaumont Hwy with Valerie Soto in the front passenger seat at around 4:15 p.m. A Chevy Silverado driven by Joe Vega with an unidentified front seat passenger was driving west.

On the 15700 block, Chavez lost control of his vehicle and it strayed into the west bound lane before colliding with Vega’s Silverado.

Chavez and Soto both died on the scene following the crash. Both occupants of the Silverado were hospitalized.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Vehicular Crimes Division is investigating the crash.

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