15-year-old killed in NW Houston crash
A teenager died after a car crash in northwest Houston on Saturday.
Fifteen-year-old Raphael Vasquez was riding in the back seat of a 1999 Toyota driven by Gerardo Guevara.
Around 2:35 a.m. Saturday, the driver was attempting to make a left
turn onto Fairbanks North Houston near West Road, after leaving a Valero
driving a 2006 Mercedes-Benz sedan on Fairbanks North Houston Road, hit
the Toyota. Witnesses told authorities that Cortez was speeding.
Guevara, the driver of the Toyota, is in Cypress Creek Hospital in unknown condition. Cortez was not injured.
The case is still under investigation by the Harris County Sheriff's Office.