Young woman killed in Arlington crash
The Arlington Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred late Friday night at the Interstate 20 and Highway 360 interchange.
At 11:34pm, Arlington PD, FD, and EMS were called to the scene on southbound Highway 360 at I-20. When officers arrived on scene, they found a crashed vehicle on fire. The blaze also sparked a small grass fire in the median.
Officials say the driver was traveling eastbound on I-20 and exited to go southbound on Highway 360 when, for an undetermined reason, she crashed off the roadway and struck a concrete support pillar.
Paramedics pronounced the driver deceased at the scene. She has been identified as an 18-year-old female.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.