Two killed in wrong-way driver crash on 287 in Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred overnight in the southbound lanes of Highway 287 near Berry Street.

At 2:09am, emergency personnel from Fort Worth FD and PD along with Medstar EMS paramedics responded to the scene. It was reported that a wrong-way driver collided head on with another vehicle.

Impact of the collision caused both vehicles to catch fire. Both drivers were later found deceased in the vehicles. Their identities have not yet been released.

All lanes of southbound 287 were closed for most of the overnight hours while crews investigated and cleared up the scene.