Young woman killed in Parker County crash

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatality accident that occurred early this morning along westbound Interstate 20 near Crown Pointe Blvd.

At around 6:30am, multiple agencies including Willow Park FD, Weatherford FD, Parker County ESD 1, Lifecare EMS, and multiple police all responded to the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 near Crown Pointe Blvd after a vehicle rear ended a semi truck.

A preliminary investigation of the scene reveals the driver of a passenger car rear ended an 18-wheeler parked on the shoulder of the highway. At this point, it is unclear why the driver hit the semi.

The driver, identified as a 20-year-old woman from Haslet, was pronounced deceased at the scene. According to reports, today her is 20th birthday.

Lanes of westbound I-20 were closed for a few hours while DPS troopers investigated the scene.