Man dies in Haltom City crash

Haltom City police and fire departments responded to a major accident around 9pm Sunday evening in the 5000 block of Denton Highway (US-377) near NE Loop 820.

A vehicle was traveling southbound on Denton Highway when it left the roadway and struck a tree located on the property of the Northeast Chamber of Commerce.

Upon EMS arrival, the driver was unconscious and not breathing. CPR was administered. The patient was transported to JPS Hospital, but died.

The deceased has been identified as a 76-year-old man from Bedford. Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the accident.