Driver dies in single-vehicle crash at 114 / 161 interchange in Irving

The Irving Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a fatality that occurred yesterday morning at the 114 and 161 interchange.

Irving Police and Fire/EMS responded to the scene in the westbound lanes of Highway 114 near the Highway 161 ramp.

Police say a driver failed to negotiated a curve on the ramp, drove partially onto the grass median and overcorrected to the right. The vehicle then slid across the ramp and into a bridge pillar.

The driver was transported to Baylor Grapevine hospital, but died.

The deceased has been identified as a 26-year-old female.