5 year old killed in vehicle accident on Old Brownsville Road identified

The 5 year old child who lost his life in a tragic accident on Old Brownsville Road has been identified.

It was around Tuesday around 1 p.m. when paramedics were dispatched to Old Brownsville Road near Del Mar College West Campus for a head on collision. When paramedics arrived to the accident scene they found 38 year old Cynthia Elizondo trapped in the vehicle.

Witnesses told paramedics a child was unresponsive in the back seat of the Black Nissan Sentra that was struck by a SUV head on. Paramedics rushed the 5 year old child to Driscoll Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The child has has been identified as 5 year old Daniel Armando Trejo Elizondo from Corpus Christi, Texas.

The mother of the child was also rushed to the hospital and has underwent surgery for multiple broken bones throughout the body. Cynthia Elizondo was in a coma for over a day and was told that her 5 year old son didn’t make it through the accident.

The Elizondo family has reached out to the Crónica with a GoFund Me account to donate. CLICK HERE TO DONATE.

5 year old Daniel Elizondo and 38 year old Cynthia Elizondo