Fatality Crash Investigation

Jul 06, 2019   02:41 PM

On July 6 at approximately 0051 hours, units were dispatched to the 2900 block of Southland in reference to a single vehicle accident. Investigation showed that the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. The driver, a 21-year-old male, received serious injuries and was transported to Shannon Medical Center.  

The passenger, 25-year-old Amanda Soto, was also transported to Shannon Medical Center where she succumbed to her injuries.  

Both alcohol and speed appear to have been factors in the crash. No charges have been filed at this time as test results are pending.  

The driver will not be identified as he has not been arrested at this time.  This is an active investigation.