San Pedro, Nuevo Leon — A man lost his life after staging an accident in the municipality of San Pedro that ended in a multi-car collision.
The man responsible for causing the accident was traveling in a white pick up truck driving down Lázaro Cárdenas Avenue when speeding caused him to invade the oncoming lane. Once he crossed into oncoming traffic, the truck he was driving hit two other vehicles, causing his vehicle to overturn.
Passengers of the two oncoming vehicles were injured and transported to local hospitals. The driver of the truck, identified as Rubén Saldaña de Lara, died at the scene.
The fatal accident caused the closure of the central lanes of Lázaro Cárdenas avenue to the east, causing traffic chaos for several hours.