Three people are dead following a major crash that occurred on San Antonio’s far west side early Sunday morning.
According to KENS 5, the wreck happened around 1:00 am when an SUV traveling eastbound on 1604 was struck by another vehicle near the intersection with Culebra Road. Two of the four occupants of the SUV had to be extricated by firefighters with the “jaws of life.”
Two men, 37-year-old Daniel Valenzuela, Jr. and 69-year-old Daniel Valenzuela, Sr., were pronounced dead at the scene. A third victim, 84-year-old Andrea Iglesias Uvalle, died after being taken to a local hospital.
The driver of the other vehicle was also hospitalized. The driver, identified as 17-year-old Elijah James Montalvo, was charged with three counts of intoxication manslaughter with a $700,000 bond.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
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