Teen dies after driving truck off bridge in far East Bexar County

(SBG San Antonio photo)

A teen is dead after he lost control and crashed his truck in far East Bexar County Wednesday night.

The accident happened near the intersection of Loop 1604 and Highway 87 at about 10 p.m. Deputies said the "inexperienced driver" lost control of his truck, hit a pole and went over a bridge and crashed. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office later identified the victim as 17-year-old Daylen Paul Hunter.

The crash remains under investigation.

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