Intoxicated driver hits tow truck operator at High-5 interchange, killing him

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Monday night at the High-5 interchange in north Dallas.

At around 10pm last night, a tow truck operator was hooking up a vehicle on the LBJ Freeway overpass at the Central Expressway when a driver hit the operator and knocked him off the overpass onto the highway below.

Dallas Fire Rescue pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

The driver who hit him was arrested for Intoxication Manslaughter. She has been identified as an adult female.

The tow truck operator has not been identified and notification of kin is pending.