Authorities Investigating Fatal Crash

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The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating an auto-pedestrian fatal crash that occurred on December 14 at about 6:49 p.m. on FM 88 and Mile 16 N Road.

Preliminary investigation revealed a male bicyclist was traveling eastbound on Mile 16 N Road.  A 2002 White Ford F-150 was also traveling eastbound on Mile 16 N Road and struck the bicyclist. The bicyclist is identified as 14-year-old Jason Isis Cruz Lopez of Elsa. He was transported to Knapp Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

Driver of the Ford did not sustain any injuries. DPS is investigating.

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