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Victim in Highway 281 Head-On Collision Identified

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - Officials have identified the victim in a traffic accident that happened Sunday morning on Highway 281, about three miles south of Alice, as 83-year old Ernesto Vega Alfrido.

According to Department of Public Safety troopers, Alfrido was killed when he drove into oncoming traffic for an unknown reason and crashed head-on with an oncoming vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was transported to Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital in stable condition.