Officials identify 23-year-old in fatal crash

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Editors Note: This story has been updated with the name of the driver.

EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) – The Edinburg Police Department is investigating a fatal crash that happened early Sunday morning.

At approximately 3 a.m., a blue Toyota Camry had struck an electrical pole on the 3600 block of East Richardson Road.

Investigators discovered that Everado Zodam Ledesma had been traveling westbound on East Richardson Road when he lost control of his car, striking a pole.

The 23-year-old driver was transported to DHR where he later died as a result of his injuries.

A toxicology report is pending.

This case is still under investigation.

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