Two killed in fiery Dallas crash

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatality accident that occurred overnight Saturday along Interstate 35E at Walton Walker Blvd.

At around 3:00am, Dallas Fire Rescue and Dallas County sheriffs deputies responded to the crash along southbound Walton Walker Blvd at Interstate 35E. Engine 50 arrived to find one vehicle wrecked and on fire.

Sheriffs deputies arrived as firefighters were putting out the blaze. The bodies of two occupants, a man and a woman, were found inside the vehicle after firefighters contained the flames.

Officials believe the driver was traveling south on Walton Walker Blvd when he attempted to quickly crossover onto Interstate 35E. The vehicle struck the lane divider and burst into flames. The two were unable to escape.

The Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office will make positive identification of the bodies.