ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – The driver killed in a fiery single-vehicle crash on I-20 in Taylor County Tuesday morning has been identified.
29-year-old Jennifer Antaya of Sweetwater, Texas, was the only person involved in the crash, which happened on the westbound lanes of the interstate near mile marker 277 just before 8:00 a.m., according to a press release from the Tye Police Department.
Police say Antaya was likely traveling at a high rate of speed when she crashed into a center embankment, causing her vehicle to rollover.
Witnesses were able to pull Antaya from the vehicle before it caught fire, but she was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation continues and no further information has been released.