18-year-old dies in crash near Azle

DPS troopers are investigating a major accident with a fatality that occurred yesterday evening at approximately 5pm.

The preliminary investigation indicates a vehicle was northbound on Church Road west of Azle when it left the roadway and overturned into a creek bed.

The driver of the vehicle, identified as a 18-year-old male, was transported to the hospital but did not survive his injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.