One teen killed, 4 others injured after car plunges off Seawall

September 17, 2012 11:20:07 AM PDT
A car full of teenagers plunged over the edge of the Seawall in Galveston and killed one of the people inside yesterday.

The accident happened on the far east end of Seawall Boulevard early early in the morning. Police say there were five people in a Mustang when it ran off the road, went over the edge and landed on the beach.

Family and friends have identified the deceased victim as 18-year old Irvin Ruiz. The four other victims were taken to the hospital.

No charges have been filed in the crash, and the accident remains under investigation.