WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL)— One person is dead and another person was taken to the hospital with severe injuries after a single-car accident early Sunday morning in Wichita Falls.
The incident happened around 2:44 a.m. when authorities said they responded to a car crash in the 2000 block of Hampstead.
Investigators said a silver Ford Five Hundred with two people in it was going eastbound on Hampstead at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and hit a tree causing the severely damaged car to catch fire.
One person was ejected from the car and taken to Fort Worth with severe injuries and the other person was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities said they’re not releasing names at this time and this incident is under investigation.
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