MONTGOMERY COUNTY RECORDS SECOND FATAL CRASH IN 24 HOURS
Less than 24-hours after a fatal crash in west Montgomery County and just minutes after midnight Cut and Shoot Fire Department was dispatched along with Montgomery County Hospital District to a reported single vehicle rollover crash in the 700 block of Whiporwill just north of SH 105.
When units arrived on the scene they found a 1997 black Chevrolet pickup truck in the front yard of a home.The 25-year-old female had been ejected and was in critical condition. The 25-year-old female passenger was still in the vehicle and was in stable condition with minor injuries.
PHI Air Medical was requested for the driver but before they arrived the driver went into traumatic arrest and was transported to CoNroe Regional Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.
According to DPS the pickup had been traveling north on Whiporwill and for unknown reasons left the roadway. IT was at that point it hit a culvert, went air borne, traveled through a fence and struck a tree which was uprooted and snapped off. The vehicle then began to flip landing against another tree almost 100 feet from where it went through the fence.
The females have not yet been identified as next of kin has not been notified.
The driver was sent to the Montgomery County Forensic Center for autopsy.
With beer cans lying across the front yard and several 12 packs in the vehicle it is not yet determined if alcohol contributed to the crash.