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Man's body found in South Mayde Creek after single-vehicle accident

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A man's body was found when Harris County authorities searched South Mayde Creek Bayou on Thursday.

The search near the intersection of Fry Road and Franz Road started after a single-vehicle accident around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Authorities said a driver in a white truck was southbound on Fry Road when he lost control of the truck, struck a concrete wall and flipped over into the bayou.

A friend of the driver was following the truck at the time of the crash. He was arrested for DWI, authorities said.

The driver of the truck was not able to get out and dive team members located the body Thursday.

No other details were released.