ELLIS COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Nineteen-year-old Andrew Lopez Jr. of Red Oak was killed in a car crash Saturday, April 17.
It happened in the 300 block of North Lowrance at Pierce Road.READ MORE: Garland Silver Alert Canceled After Elderly Couple Richard And Henrietta Rocha Found Safe
Based on their preliminary investigation, Red Oak Police Department and Red Oak Fire Rescue determined Lopez Jr. was traveling north on Lowrance at a high rate of speed and was driving left of center when he lost control and collided with another car driving southbound on Lowrance.READ MORE: Ex-Tyler Legacy Principal Dan Crawford Pleads Guilty After Cocaine Bust
The driver and passengers in that car survived, but were injured. An ambulance took them to the hospital.MORE NEWS: $1 Million Jackpot Scratch Ticket Win Makes Paris Resident Rich
The accident remains under investigation.