Farmers Branch, TX – Pedestrian Killed in Crash on Spring Valley Rd
Farmers Branch, TX (January 23, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Wednesday claimed one person’s life.
At around 10:30 a.m., on January 22, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Spring Valley Road. Reports indicate that a pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway, near the intersection of Gillis Road, when they were struck by a vehicle.
The driver remained at the scene of the accident and cooperated with the police.
The victim was rushed to an area hospital where they later succumbed to their injuries.
At this time, police are investigating.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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