Two drivers killed in fiery wrong way crash in Mansfield

The Mansfield Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred during the overnight hours along Highway 287 near Broad Street.

At around 3:00am this morning, Mansfield firefighters/paramedics and police officers were called to the scene in the northbound lanes of Highway 287. A car was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes when the driver collided head-on with another vehicle. At least one of the vehicles caught fire.

Paramedics pronounced both drivers deceased on the scene. There were no other occupants involved.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner has not yet released the identities of the victims.

The crash remains under investigation.