Wrong-way driver killed after colliding with semi at I-35W and I-30 interchange
The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred during the overnight hours of Sunday, November 22nd.
Around 3:00AM, Fort Worth firefighters and police along with MedStar EMS paramedics were called to the scene of a crash at the I-35W and I-30 interchange in downtown. One vehicle and one semi truck were located on the ramp from southbound I-35W to eastbound I-30 / 287.
Traffic investigators say the driver of the vehicle was traveling the wrong direction on the flyover ramp when she hit a semi truck head-on. The driver of the vehicle was killed in the crash. She has been identified as a 20-year-old female.
The driver and passenger of the semi truck were not seriously injured.
The highway ramp was closed for hours while police investigated and cleared up the scene.