You don't pay unless we win!

Denton – Woman Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Dallas Drive Identified

Posted on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 at 7:08 pm    

The Denton Police Department has released the name of the woman who died in a fatal car accident on Dallas Drive in Denton last week, January 9th.

The fatality was identified as 51-year-old Melissa K. Rodriguez.

According to initial reports, the incident took place at the 200 block of Dallas Drive. Rodriguez was seen standing near the road when she was struck by a passing vehicle. She sustained fatal injuries from the impact of the crash and was immediately taken to the local hospital for treatment. Unfortunately, she succumbed to her injuries a few days later. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle involved is cooperating with local authorities. It is not yet confirmed if he will be facing charges.

No one else was injured.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

People dislike attorneys until they actually need one. Attorney Tom's team of Houston personal injury lawyers is prepared to help you if you've been hurt in an accident. Call (713) 244-6363 or fill out an online contact form and an experienced legal professional will reach out to you.

Note: This site is dedicated to reporting on accidents and injuries. We refer to existing news sources to create our posts. News articles often are updated to reflect new developments. Contact us if you have noticed any false or out of date information in this post so we can update it to be as informative as possible.

Disclaimer: is a local website. We hope that by exposing the frequency of accidental injuries in our community, we can help make the greater Houston area a safer place. It is our hope that exposing the prevalence of preventable injuries will help our friends and neighbors take the necessary measures to avoid such accidents. Information on is not legal advice.


View All Testimonials
Avvo Logo
American Justice Association Logo
khou11 Logo
Houston Buiness Journal Logo