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North Pierce fatal wreck

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Amarillo, TX - Authorities say speed was a factor in the Monday night crash that left one person dead and another in the hospital Monday morning.

Amarillo police say they responded to the 400 block of North Pierce just before 9:30 Monday night.

Officers say a vehicle driven by 19-year old Christy Gomez struck a large sign belonging to Second Baptist Church.

Her passenger, 24-year old Cory Espinoza died at the scene.

Gomez is listed in life threatening condition.