Evangelina Gutierrez, 13 of Orange Grove, died in an auto-pedestrian accident on Tuesday, Nov. 19 on Farm-to-Market 738, one mile north of Orange Grove.


The family is asking for assistant in burying their daughter. A GoFundMe account to collect donations has been set up to view the GoFundMe, please visit: gf.me/v/c/ssb4/evangelina-gutierrez-funeral-fundraiser


Preliminary investigation revealed a Chevrolet Silverado, occupied by a male diver, was traveling south on FM 738. Gutierrez and her friend were walking on the side of the road of the southbound lane of FM 738.


Due to heavy fog and low visibility, the driver of the Silverado was not able to see the pedestrians on the roadway and struck the Gutierrez, according to Sgt. Nathan Brandley with the Department of Public Safety.