One dead, one seriously injured in overnight Johnson County crash

Multiple emergency responders were called to the scene of a major accident just after 12:30AM this morning near the 2100 block of FM 731 near County Road 802.

According to DPS, a vehicle was traveling northbound on FM 731 when, for an as of yet undetermined reason, drove off the road striking a guardrail and concrete bridge barrier before traveling across the roadway to the left and striking another concrete barrier.

The driver of the vehicle, identified as a 27-year-old male from Crowley, was transported by air medical to JPS with serious injuries.

The front passenger, identified as a 27-year-old male from Burleson, was pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics.

The investigation is still ongoing at this time.