POSTED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 10:13am
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 8:22am
WESLACO, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a rollover accident that claimed the life of the driver.
In the early hours of Sunday, June 17th, a 2003 Honda Civic, traveling north on FM 1847, lost control, veered onto the southbound lane overcorrected back into the northbound lane, striking a utility pole and then rolling over.
The driver of the vehicle, Jesse Edward Clive, 25, died at the scene and a female passenger was transported to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen with no major injuries.
Preliminary factors, that investigators are looking into the cause of the accident, are speeding and alcohol, pending a toxicology report.