The following is a news release from the Lubbock Police Department:
Crash investigators with the Lubbock Police Department Traffic Unit are investigating a fatal crash that occurred just before midnight on November 4th in the 2900 block of Avenue A.
At approximately 11:40 p.m., LPD received a report that a Ford Mustang had crashed into a building at 2914 Avenue A. Responding officers located the flipped Mustang with the driver still inside. The driver, 40-year-old Maria Flores, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Through the initial investigation, it appears the driver was traveling southbound in the 2900 block of Avenue A when she lost control and struck a curb. The Mustang flipped on to its roof and continued to travel until it struck a building.
Crash investigators are looking at alcohol and speed as possible factors in this crash.
(News release from the Lubbock Police Department)