One dead in eight-vehicle crash along I35W near Denton

The Denton Police Department is investigating a fatality accident involving multiple vehicles that occurred earlier this morning along northbound I35W near Crawford Road.

Multiple emergency responders with the Denton Fire Department and Police Department responded to the scene just before 4:00AM. Investigators say a total of eight (8) vehicles were involved in the collision.

One of the occupants in one of the vehicles was ejected and pronounced deceased on the scene.

Police say there were other drivers transported to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

Traffic investigators are still investigating the cause of the crash.

Information regarding the victim has not yet been released pending notification of family.