Driver dies after hitting stalled semi cab on 635 in Balch Springs

The Balch Springs Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred early this morning along the southbound lanes of IH-635 near Seagoville Road.

Balch Springs FD/EMS and Police responded to the crash around 4:30am this morning.

Officials say a semi cab was stalled in the southbound lanes of traffic when a vehicle rear-ended the cab at highway speeds. The adult male driver of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. No one else sustained any serious injuries.

A total of four vehicles were involved in the collision.

All southbound lanes of 635 were closed for a couple hours while police investigated the scene. The accident remains under investigation.