Man killed while helping stranded friend on I35E near Downtown Dallas

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Saturday evening along a busy stretch of Interstate 35E in the downtown Dallas area.

At around 8:45pm, a man was helping a friend whose vehicle was disabled on the highway. While the man was between his own vehicle and the disabled vehicle, a juvenile driver collided into the vehicles, hitting and pinning the man.

Paramedics and DSO deputies responded to the scene, but the man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The juvenile driver and a juvenile occupant were both transported to Parkland Hospital with stable injuries.

Detectives are still investigating what caused the crash.