FORT WORTH, TX – A teenager is facing drunk driving charges in connection with a fatal car crash that occurred in Fort Worth early Saturday morning, authorities said.

According to NBC DFW, police responded to the scene on Miller Avenue at about 5 a.m.  Officers found that a Ford and a GMC had apparently collided head-on.  One person in the GMC was pronounced dead after being taken to an area hospital.  The victim’s name was not released.

After an investigation by the police department’s DWI unit, a 17-year-old was arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle.

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