Vehicle fleeing crash scene runs red light, hits vehicle and kills driver in north Dallas

The Dallas Police Department has arrested a 20-year-old man and charged him with manslaughter after a serious crash on the evening of Friday, December 27th.

According to police, two vehicles were involved in a minor crash along the Dallas North Tollway near LBJ. One of the vehicles fled from the scene and was being chased by another vehicle.

The fleeing vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed and ran the red light at Noel Road and Spring Valley Road. The fleeing vehicle impacted a sedan on the driver’s side.

The driver of the sedan hit by the fleeing vehicle was taken to Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, but died of his injuries. He has been identified as a 38-year-old male.

The fleeing driver has been arrested and charged with manslaughter. He has been identified as a 20-year-old male.