Lorena, Texas (KWTX) – Authorities identified Jimmy Nelson Bass, 79, of Robinson, Texas, as the driver who died at the scene of the crash in a retention pond near a Brookshire grocery store.
The man was pronounced dead by Justice of the Peace Diane Hensley, who ordered an autopsy.
The crash was reported around 9:15 a.m. in the 400 block of N. Frontage Road.
When officers arrived, they observed a Toyota Highlander that had gone off the road and into a nearby pond.
The fatal crash is currently under investigation by the Lorena Police Department.
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