Young man dies in crash near Hudson Oaks

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Friday afternoon in the 600 block of N. Oakridge Drive near Hudson Oaks.

At around 2:45pm, Weatherford FD and Lifecare EMS responded to the single-vehicle crash on North Oakridge Drive just north of Red Eagle Trail.

A preliminary investigation of the scene indicates a pickup truck was traveling south on Oakridge Drive when the driver crashed off the roadway and into a ditch.

The driver, a 25-year-old man from Aledo, was pronounced deceased at the scene by LifeCare paramedics.

The crash remains under investigation.