A Monday afternoon vehicle crash in Montgomery left a teenager dead.
At 1:50 p.m. on FM 2854 at Collier Cemetery, the tire off an eastbound Ford F-750 electrical contractor crane truck blew out as the vehicle was driving through the curve. The truck fell on its side in the ditch, entrapping the driver, according to the Montgomery County Police Reporter.
The Montgomery Fire and Lake Conroe Fire departments cut the victims out, the Police Reporter noted
The 19-year-old was pronounced dead on the scene. The passenger suffered minor injuries, according to the Police Reporter.
As of shortly before 5 p.m., FM 2854 remained closed as HAZMAT crews worked to clear the scene, the Police Reporter added.
Written by Jose R. Gonzalez