Driver killed after running red light, colliding with semi in north Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Police Department is currently investigating a fatality accident involving a vehicle and an 18-wheeler at the intersection of Alliance Gateway Freeway (170) and Alta Vista Road.

Multiple Fort Worth FD, PD, and MedStar personnel were called to the scene just after 10:30PM tonight.

Officers confirm a driver ran a red light and struck an 18-wheeler. It was dispatched that the vehicle may have caught fire, although that information is unconfirmed at this time.

Fort Worth PD say the driver, only identified as a woman, was airlifted to a local hospital, but pronounced deceased.

It is best to avoid this area.

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