Robert Islas Car Accident | Robert Islas Death – Robert Islas of Sioux City, Iowa has passed away alongside Gilbert “Gilly” Vasquez.
They were both involved in a fatal double vehicle accident in Lincoln County Wednesday night. Islas was just 32 years old while Vasquez is in his earlier 60s.
According to reports, Vasquez and Islas were traveling in a vehicle on Highway 83 near North Platte, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and into opposing lanes around 7 p.m. Tuesday. The vehicle than made head-on contact with a semi-truck and burst into flames.
The driver of the semi suffered minor injuries.
Vasquez and Islas were pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma and thermal injuries.