ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — A 23-year-old man is dead after the car he was riding in crashed on Gattis School Road near Greenlawn Boulevard in Round Rock Wednesday.
Police say the crash involving two vehicles happened just after 1 p.m. A car was driving at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control, hit a fire hydrant and rolled onto the side of a truck. The driver was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Yonathan Lopez, the passenger in the car, died at the scene.
Gattis School Road between Oxford Drive and Greenlawn was blocked for several hours but reopened around 4:30 p.m.