Teenager killed in high speed crash along I-20 in Grand Prairie
The Grand Prairie Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred along I-20 late Friday evening.
At around 10:15pm, Grand Prairie Fire/EMS and Police responded to a crash on westbound Interstate 20 near the President George Bush Turnpike. Traffic investigators say a sedan was traveling along the highway at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and hit a guardrail.
Paramedics found several injured people at the scene, all requiring transport to the hospital. A 17-year-old passenger was transported to Medical City Arlington, but pronounced deceased from his injuries. He has been identified as a resident of Duncanville.
The four other occupants were transported to area hospitals and are expected to survive.
The crash remains under investigation.