One person dead after vehicle crashes into tree

Authorities are investigating a fatal crash that left one person dead after a vehicle slammed into a tree.

The accident happened at Texas State Highway 4 at Boca Chica Beach.

The Texas Department of Public Safety said a vehicle rammed into a tree, leaving one person dead.

Authorities said another person suffered a cut from the incident and was rushed to a hospital.

The person suffered a cut from the accident.

The identity of the person that died has not been released.

Further details on the fatal accident are not available at this time.