Young driver dies in crash at southwest Fort Worth traffic circle

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred overnight yesterday in the 7200 block of Camp Bowie Blvd in southwest Fort Worth.

Traffic investigators say a vehicle was driving northbound on Benbrook Highway (Highway 377) when the driver failed to negotiate a curb in the traffic circle where Benbrook Highway, Camp Bowie Blvd, Southwest Blvd, and Alta Mere Drive meet. The driver lost control after his vehicle hit a curb. The vehicle crashed off the roadway and hit a metal pole in the parking lot of 7200 Camp Bowie Blvd.

The driver of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene by MedStar paramedics at around 12:14AM on Thursday.

He has been identified as a 19-year-old man from Fort Worth.