A two-car crash in Grapevine left one passenger dead, after police say one of the drivers ran a red light.

Elvira Soreque-Bautista Killed in CrashImage Credit: Grapevine Police Department


According to police, 51-year-old Elvira Soreque-Bautista died following a two-vehicle crash in Grapevine, Texas on Saturday morning.

Shortly before 10:00 a.m. on February 29, Grapevine police were called to the scene of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Hall-Johnson Road and William D. Tate Avenue.

According to reports, the driver of a Dodge sedan was traveling westbound on Hall-Johnson when their vehicle was struck by a Mercedes at or near the intersection of William D. Tate Ave. As a result of the collision, the Dodge flipped and came to a rest near the service road.

A passenger in the Dodge was transported to a nearby hospital, where she unfortunately succumbed to her injuries. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner has identified the victim as 51-year-old Elvira Soreque-Bautista of Irving, Texas.

Police said that the driver of the Mercedes ran a red light, yet no criminal charges have been filed at this time. Investigators are still reviewing evidence, and we will update this story as new information is released.