The Houston Chronicle reports that Mireles was fatally injured when her vehicle was struck by a Chevy Silverado. It appears that the pickup ran a red light at the intersection of Saums Road and Greenhouse Road in Katy, Texas, causing the collision.
Mireles’ boss told reporters that Mireles had just attended the grand opening of a Houston-based real estate company. She was on her way home around 2 am when the accident occurred.
The accident remains under investigation as authorities await the results of a toxicology report for the driver of the pickup, Richard Cooper.
Cooper and his passenger both sustained injuries in the accident and were transported to the hospital for treatment.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):