Grand Prairie police investigating fatal auto pedestrian accident

Around 6:35PM last night (Sunday evening), Grand Prairie police and fire/EMS crews responded to the northbound frontage road of SH 161 and Dalworth Street for a person struck by a vehicle.

A female had disregarded a pedestrian control signal and was walking west in the crosswalk while traffic on the northbound frontage road had a green light.

A vehicle traveling northbound on the frontage road struck the pedestrian as she ran across the road, attempting to outrun multiple vehicles.

The driver of the vehicle and other witnesses stopped and performed CPR on the woman. She was pronounced deceased at the scene by EMS crews.

No charges will be filed against the driver of the vehicle, according to Grand Prairie PD.