An individual, even without identification, lost his life as a passenger in a truck that suffered a rollover accident on Federal Highway 57, in the section Saltillo-Monclova.
The victim, apparently between 40 and 45 years old, was traveling as a passenger in a Suburban truck with Coahuila plates (FCK-675-B). The driver, along with four other people, left the scene, and his identity is still unknown.
Authorities suggest the van may have been operating as a “collective”making transfers to municipalities of the central and northern region of Coahuila. However, this version has not been confirmed, and it was observed that the truck’s right rear tire burst while traveling from south to north.
As a result of this incident, the truck lost control, crossed into the opposite lane at kilometer 55 and collided with the left side of a Toyota Hybrid vehicle that was heading towards Ramos Arizpe. Both vehicles left the road, and the driver of the toyotaidentified as Antonio Perea Laseca, was injured.
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In response to the call, fire ambulances and Civil Protection of Ramos Arizpe, initially reporting several injuries. However, they only treated Antonio, who was transferred to a private hospital, while the passenger of the truck was declared dead.
It was reported that the deceased’s companions and the driver fled, boarding another vehicle. The scene was cordoned off by the municipal police as first responders and later handed over to the National Guardhighway division, to carry out a land survey.
Later, the expert services personnel of the State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) to fix the location and determine the causes of the accident. The remains of the deceased person were transferred to the facilities of the Forensic Medical Service (Semefo).