According to KTXS, the single-vehicle accident occurred around 9 pm Sunday about nine miles northeast of Hawley, Texas.
Taylynn Carrol Cumpton, 2, was pronounced dead early Monday morning after being transported to Cook Children’s Hospital in Fort Worth. The driver of the vehicle, Marleigh Patterson, 19, was taken to Hendrick Medical Center with serious injuries.
Authorities say Patterson was driving south on FM 1226 when her vehicle went into a skid and struck a tree. The crash remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):