Driver killed in fiery Burleson crash

The Burleson Police Department is currently investigating a fatality accident that occurred earlier this morning along southbound I35W at Hidden Creek Parkway.

The crash occurred around 8:55am after a vehicle left the roadway and hit a bridge pillar at the Hidden Creek Parkway bridge. The impact caused the vehicle to catch fire.

Burleson FD, PD, and MedStar EMS all responded to the scene. Paramedics reported one person was deceased on the scene.

Southbound lanes of the roadway are closed in the area while police conduct their investigation. Expect heavy delays.

Additional details regarding the crash will be published as soon as they are released by officials.