Two Sisters Die in Car Crash

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Two sisters are dead following a car crash that happened over weekend near Hargill.

40-year-old Maricela Reyes and her sister 30-year-old Maribel Reyes, both of Pharr died after being transported to different hospitals.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says 30-year-old Michael Escobedo was driving a 2016 Toyota pickup when he struck their 2014 Nissan Sentra. Escobedo was arrested for two counts of criminal negligent homicide. He was taken to jail, arraigned and issued a $10,000 bond for each charge.

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