27-year-old man dies in single-vehicle crash in Brownsville

A 27-year-old man died Wednesday morning after a single-vehicle crash in Brownsville.

A Justice of the Peace pronounced Pedro Peña Jr., 27, of Brownsville dead on the scene.

Brownsville police say the accident occurred at about 5 a.m. near University Boulevard.

Peña struck the center barrier on Interstate 69 E, causing a rollover. Justice of the Peace Mary Ester Sorola says Peña was ejected from the vehicle.

Brownsville police continue to investigate the cause of the fatal crash.