Driver killed in high-speed crash near Benbrook

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred yesterday evening in the southbound lanes of SW Loop 820 near Team Ranch Road.

Officials say a vehicle was traveling at high speeds along the highway when it crashed into a light pole and bridge support pillar.

The driver of of the vehicle, now identified as a 31-year-old man from Joshua, was pronounced deceased on the scene.

The crash occurred around 6:45PM.

Fort Worth PD’s Traffic Investigations Unit are investigating the crash.