Driver dies after vehicle crashes off Highway 121 into creek in Haltom City

Haltom City FD, Richland Hills FD/EMS, and Haltom City PD all responded to a major accident at 5:40PM this evening along the northbound Highway 121 service road between Carson Street and Handley-Ederville Road.

One vehicle was located off the roadway and in a creek. Emergency responders located the sole occupant inside the vehicle and began efforts to provide care.

Paramedics transported the driver to JPS, where he was pronounced deceased. His identity has not yet been released; however, police say he is in his late teen’s or early 20’s.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation at this time.