Deadly Accident in Wichita Falls

A teenager dies after an accident on Thursday morning.

Mark Anthony Sanders was was driving a silver Mercury sedan around 10:30a.m. when he lost control.  The 19-year-old was driving west in the 1100 block Kell West.   He ended up hitting a curb and then crashed into a tree.  The impact of the crash split the car in half and he was ejected from the car.

The teen was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is still under investigation, however, police think speed and wet road conditions are contributing factors.

Sanders’ body will be sent to Tarrant County, for an autopsy.

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