A tragic accident took place on the Mérida – Progreso highway around 7 a.m. Wednesday October 12th.
An unidentified male perished inside his Nissan Sentra, license plates YZL 8786, after colliding with a truck that crushed the compact vehicle against the highway railing on top of the Xcanatun bridge.
After the impact, the car caught fire and the driver was not able to get out.
The truck was found a few miles down the road empty, the truck driver abandoned the vehicle and fled the scene. Police are still looking for the suspect, but no arrests regarding this tragedy have been made so far.
The name of the victim has not been revealed by local authorites yet.
According to Sipse Milenio and Yucatan Ahora news websites the deseased was a student of the Anahuac Mayab University, but Diario de Yucatán just clarified that the name of the victim is Alfonso Martín Martínez Esquivel, he was a 24 year-old married man, and was not an Anahuac Mayab student.
more recommended stories
Cuba still welcomes American tourists despite Trump restrictions
VARADERO, Cuba (AP) — The battle.
Guatemalan teen dies at Border Patrol station, 5th minor to die in US custody in 6 months
PHOENIX – A 16-year-old boy diagnosed.
Cruise the ocean with gourmet food, craft cocktails and the best of the digital world
PORT OF SAN FRANCISCO — We’re.
Come to the Yucatan…
Standing barefoot on a wooden jetty.
Is the State Secretary of Public Security on his way out?
According to an unofficial source close.
Real estate “Boom” would raise the population of Mérida to two million before 2030
“The city of Mérida would increase.
Camazotz: the Maya Batman
In Maya mythology there is a.
Ochoa-Lopez murder: Baby boy cut from mother’s womb opens eyes for the first time
A baby boy, cut from his.
Yucatán beekeepers to receive more and better support from state government
The Yucatan state government and apicultural.
AMLO orders end to corporate tax breaks in Mexico
MEXICO CITY, May 20 (Reuters) –.