Dallas, TX – 1 Killed and Passenger Injured in Crash on Skillman St and Royal Ln
Dallas, TX (July 4, 2019) – Local media sources report that a crash in the early morning hours of Thursday, July 4th, has resulted in the death of the driver and the injury of their passenger. The collision happened around 2:15 a.m. at the intersection of Skillman St. and Royal Ln.
The driver was traveling south on Skillman St. in a car that was reported stolen when he ran a red light at the intersection with Royal Ln. The driver struck a truck that was headed east according to officials.
Both the driver and passenger were unrestrained and ejected from the stolen vehicle. Their identities have not been released at this time.
Dallas-Fire Rescue took both injured parties to a local hospital where the driver was later pronounced dead. The passenger is still in critical condition.
The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
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