Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office confirms 11-year-old girl dies in structure fire


RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas – Sheriff Eddie Guerra confirms that an 11-year-old girl has died in this fire. Another person is transported to the hospital in critical condition.

Earlier today a structure fire broke out on Alejandra Street near 3 Mile Line and La Homa that spread to five buildings.

Hidalgo County Sheriff’s office deputies along with the Alton Fire Department advising people to avoid the area and have blocked off the roadway for safety reasons.

We will update with more information as soon as we can.

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