Auto-ped crash leaves one dead

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DPS Troopers are investigating an auto-pedestrian fatal crash that occurred on the intersection of State Highway 100 and Van Buren Street in Laguna Heights.

On Sunday, October 25th, at around 10:40 a.m., a resident of Laguna Heights identified as, Calixto Orostico Geron, 58, was attempting to cross Highway 100 when a vehicle made a left turn and struck him.

The female driver stopped to render aid.

Geron was transported to Valley Regional Hospital in Brownsville where he was pronounced dead this morning.

The crash remains under investigation.

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