Driver dies in fiery crash near Dallas PD NE patrol station

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred late Saturday night along E. Northwest Highway near the Dallas Police Northeast Patrol Station.

At 11:25pm, Dallas Fire Rescue and Police responded to the 9900 block of E. Northwest Highway near Audelia Road for a major accident.

Officials say a vehicle was traveling eastbound on Northwest Highway when the driver crashed off the roadway and hit a concrete barrier. Impact from the collision caused the vehicle to catch fire.

The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.