April 26, 2021

Humberto Torres Iracheta was riding his bicycle at 5 am, and was struck by Border Agent
Francisco Javier Vallejo in his pickup truck. Vallejo then fled the scene.

Source: My RGV, “Border Patrol Agent Fled Deadly Collision with Bicyclist, Later Reported the Death”, April 2021. <https://myrgv.com/local-news/2021/04/26/border-patrol-agent-fled-deadly-collision-with-bicyclist-later-reported-the-death/>

Sector(s): Rio Grande Valley

Agency(ies): Border Patrol

Event Type(s): Fatal Encounter

Accountability Status: Lawsuit Filed