17-year-old killed, another injured after single-car crash in Conroe

CONROE, Texas— A 17-year-old passenger was killed and his teenage driver was injured during a single-car crash Sunday.

Police arrived at the crash on Old Highway 105 near Metts Road around 10 p.m.

Investigators said the driver had difficulty coming around a curve and his Nissan left the road and sideswiped a tree, causing the vehicle to roll. A resident was on his way to work when he noticed the crash and called 911. The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver, also 17, was taken to Conroe Regional Medical Center.

A blood test was administered and it was determined that the driver was not under the influence.

The investigation is still ongoing.