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Driver in Sunday night fatal car crash in Brazos County identified

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Posted at 1:19 PM, Sep 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-14 14:19:12-04

BRAZOS COUNTY — One driver is dead in Brazos County after hitting a tree and ejecting the driver Sunday night.

Around 9:10 pm Sunday night, a 2008 Hyundai was traveling on Eastbound FM 1179 when she crossed into Westbound traffic.

After over-correcting back into the Eastbound lane, the driver drove into the ditch and hit a tree.

The driver, 39-year-old Lashanda Lewis of Brenham was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was ejected from the vehicle and died from her injuries.

No other drivers were injured in the crash and no other information was available.