Wrong-way crash victims identified

SAN BENITO — Police have identified the three people who were involved in a wrong-way crash Saturday morning.

Two of those people, Adriana Sosa, 30, of Pharr and 58-year-old Federico Montelongo of Harlingen were killed when the two vehicles they were driving hit head-on.

San Benito police responded to Expressway 77/83 at the Harlingen/San Benito city limits line about 2:12 a.m. in reference to a vehicle traveling against traffic, southbound in the northbound lanes.

During the search for the vehicle, officers found the wrong-way vehicle, a 2010 Mazda four-door driven by Sosa, had crashed head-on into a 1992 Dodge pickup truck driven by Montelongo.

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