Ten–TEN!–Members of Mexican Band Killed in a Car Crash

Sometime Saturday morning in northern Mexico, the driver of a vehicle carrying the members of a band called La Reyna de Monterrey dozed off along the highway between Nuevo Laredo and Monterrey.  The vehicle then hit the side of a truck, bounced over into the oncoming lane and then crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer.

Ten members of the band were killed and five others were injured in the accident.  Find the full story here.

Alan Cross

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One thought on “Ten–TEN!–Members of Mexican Band Killed in a Car Crash

  • April 30, 2013 at 2:13 am

    Umm. Wow. Tragic. Not to take anything away from the sad loss of life: the band name "Mexican car crash" sounds pretty neat.


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