The Bowie area is mourning the death of another young person following a car crash in Lewisville on Saturday where 13-year-old Alexandra Lynch was killed.
The wreck occurred at 11:28 a.m. on Nov. 24 at Farm-to-Market Road 544 and a Texas Highway 121 service road. Lewisville Police responded to the scene and found a tractor-trailer had T-boned a passenger vehicle.
Lynch died at the scene as she rode in the back seat of the vehicle struck by a gravel truck. A ruling on her death was pending autopsy. Three other people were injured.
The Bowie teen is the daughter of Eddie Ray Wilkerson Jr.and Connie McNett Wilkerson of Bowie and Jared and Jennifer Lynch, Anne Arundel County Maryland. Her siblings include sisters Emmalynn Lynch, Eh lana Favela and Aria Favela and brother, Colyn Lynch
Lexi’s mom said her daughter had a passion for basketball, theater and sea turtles. She was an eighth grader at Bellevue School active in athletics.
A pair of funds have been established to assist the family with funeral expenses.
Read the full story in the mid-week News.