Zapata Car Crash Death of Melanie Valenzuela – Obituary
19-year-old woman, Melanie Valenzuela, has died in a fatal Zapata County car crash that occurred on U.S. 83 on Friday, September 4, 2021. The head-on car wreck happened at about 6:50 a.m and killed Melanie at the scene.
Two others were injured in the deadly head-on car wreck. They have been identified as father and son Abelardo Dominguez III and Abelardo Dominguez Jr. Both are described as being in a critical condition. The two were going to work when the wreck occurred.
Investigations into the accident are ongoing.