The accident happened on U.S. Highway 90 near West Military on Saturday just before 6 P.M. According to witnesses, a speeding driver heading East burst a tire, rolled over a guardrail, and crashed into a taco truck, according to News 4 San Antonio.
Police found two adults and one child in the car. The female driver was alert and conscious when police arrived. The male passenger was unconscious but still breathing, and the 7-year-old was badly injured. They rushed them to the hospital, where the 7-year-old later died from her injuries.
The female driver is being treated and is in stable condition. The man, assumed to be the girl’s father, is in serious condition.
Information taken from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
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