One driver dead after wrong-way crash on Dallas North Tollway

DPS troopers are investigating a major accident with fatality that occurred on southbound Dallas North Tollway near University in north Dallas around 2:00AM this morning.

Troopers say an SUV was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of travel when it struck a passenger vehicle head-on. The SUV overturned and caught fire.

The driver of the passenger vehicle died at the scene. The driver of the SUV suffered undisclosed injuries and was transported to the hospital in unknown condition.

Police have not yet determined why the SUV was traveling the wrong direction on the Tollway.