UPDATE: Two dead following late night crash on 121 in Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a major accident with two fatalities that occurred overnight Tuesday just before 1:00AM.

Emergency responders were called to the scene of a crash on eastbound Highway 121 and Sylvania Ave. It was determined that a commercial tow truck towing a vehicle lost control and caught fire.

The two occupants inside the vehicle were pronounced deceased at the scene. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner has identified the victims as a male and female, who both died from injuries related to the crash and vehicle fire.

The Fort Worth Police Traffic Unit is investigating.