Two speeding drivers cause fiery crash in west Dallas; one killed
The Dallas Police Department and Dallas Fire Rescue personnel responded to a multi-vehicle accident on Wednesday evening at the intersection of Singleton Blvd and Hammerly Drive in west Dallas.
Officials say two sedan vehicles were driving westbound on Singleton Blvd at a high rate of speed. Police did not say whether the drivers were racing. An SUV driving south on Hammerly Drive was stopped at the Singleton Blvd stop sign. As the driver attempted to turn onto Singleton Blvd, her vehicle was hit by both speeding vehicles.
One of the speeding vehicles caught fire. The driver, a 26-year-old woman, was transported to a local hospital and pronounced deceased. Two passengers in the vehicle were taken to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.
The driver of the other speeding vehicle, a 33-year-old man, was transported to a local hospital with undisclosed injuries.
The driver of the SUV, a 30-year-old woman, and her 7-year-old daughter were not seriously hurt in the crash.
Debris from the crash and wreckage from the vehicles blocked all lanes of Singleton Blvd.