The driver in a fatal accident near Northwest High School that
crashed into another car will be charged with unsafe speed for conditions.
The crash killed Shyann Hooper, 16, and injured her friend
Brianna Christensen, 16.
The 31-year-old woman was driving a heavy-duty Ford pickup as
the roads were starting to become slick with ice last Monday on FM 156 in
DPS investigators said her truck lost control, crossed the
center line and hit Hooper's car head-on.
Hooper died in the wreck and Christensen suffered a brain
injury and remains hospitalized a week later.
A DPS spokesman said alcohol and drugs are not suspected,
but investigators are waiting on toxicology results to make a final ruling.
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