HARRIS COUNTY One teenager is dead and another is in critical condition after a major vehicle accident Friday night in north Harris County, deputies said.
According to the Harris County Sheriff s Office, the accident happened at 10 p.m. on Imperial Valley near Fairview Park when a Toyota SUV hit a curb and flipped.
The driver and front passenger were both ejected from the SUV, deputies said. Both were taken to Ben Taub Hospital where the driver was later pronounced dead.
A witness said three others took off before police arrived.
Investigators said alcohol is definitely a factor in the accident after an open 12-pack of beer was found inside the SUV.