WESLACO, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a one-vehicle crash that left one Edinburg teen dead Saturday.
The crash occurred at 3:36 a.m. Saturday on Tower Road north of Wisconsin Road.
According to DPS, a preliminary investigation revealed Jasmine Lorrane Heredia, 17, an Edinburg resident, died at the scene.
Heredia was driving a 1999 Ford Expedition.
The Ford was traveling northbound on Tower Road at an “unsafe speed and failed to drive in a single lane.”
Heredia traveled onto the east side of the roadway and then veered to the left, causing the Ford to travel onto a right-side skid crashing into a utility pole.
DPS is further investigating the crash.