Occupant ejected, killed in overnight crash along I-30 in Downtown Dallas

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a major accident with fatality that occurred around 12:30AM overnight along eastbound I-30 near Hotel Street in downtown Dallas.

Sheriffs deputies arrived and confirmed one person was deceased on the scene. Two vehicles were involved in the crash.

A preliminary investigation reveals one of the occupants inside one of the vehicles (unknown if driver or passenger) was ejected after the impact of the collision. He was then struck by a passing vehicle. That vehicle continued driving, and did not stop to render aid.

The deceased person has been identified as a 45-year-old male.

No additional information has been released.