Early morning wrong-way crash kills two drivers in Irving
The Irving Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred around 3am this morning in the 3400 block of W. SH 183 near Beltline Road.
Shortly before the crash, several 9-1-1 callers reported a vehicle traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of the highway. As officers responded, additional calls came in reporting a crash near Beltline Road, according to police.
Officers located a head-on collision between the wrong-way driver and another vehicle.
Both drivers were taken to Parkland hospital where they died from their injuries. A passenger in the vehicle traveling in the proper direction was also transported to the hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.