The cook and manager of Yankee's Tavern in Grimes County died in a one vehicle accident.
Around 6 a.m. Wednesday, DPS troopers found a car which had crashed into a tree just off highway 30 near Roans Prairie.
45-year-old Melinda Jones was found dead inside. Jones currently lived in Bedias.
DPS says Jones's car was last seen leaving leaving Yankee's Tavern at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. No one saw Jones after that.
An autopsy will be performed in Conroe.
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