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One dead in a single vehicle crash

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Dallas Police are charging the driver in an early morning fatal crash with intoxication manslaughter. 

Crash investigators say Theresa Whitehead lost control of her vehicle at about 1:30 Saturday morning on Cedar Crest Blvd in east Oak Cliff.  She hit a retaining wall on the bridge, continued driving and hit a tree.

The passenger in the vehicle, Latosha Parks, was thrown from the vehicle.  Police say she was wearing a seat belt and she died at the scene. 

Whitehead was taken to Baylor Medical Center but has since been booked into the Dallas County Jail.

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