AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – The Amarillo Police Department Traffic Unit announced that it was investigating an early-morning Wednesday crash that killed a 17-year-old.
Police said that at around 1:20 a.m. on Wednesday, officers responded to a single-vehicle crash in the 3400 block of North Grand Street. A Chevrolet pickup, driven by 17-year-old Alex Tomas, had been northbound on Grand Street, “failed to negotiate a curve” and rolled.
According to police, Tomas died at the scene of the crash.
While speed is considered a factor in the crash, police noted that the incident is still under investigation.
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