Driver Killed in Fiery Crash in Haltom City

Haltom City, Texas (Dec. 18, 2022) – Officials from the Haltom City Police Department are investigating what caused a fatal crash that took place at about 3:45 a.m. on Dec. 18. Fiery crash in Haltom City leaves one dead

A white Chrysler PT Cruiser struck a light pole in the 5600 block near Denton Highway before then catching on fire. Officers detailed that the vehicle was seen swerving between the main and toll lanes before coming to a stop in the collision. 

Unfortunately for the driver, they were unable to escape the fire, being declared dead on the scene. 

Police have not released the identity of the individual at this time. The cause of the crash is still under investigation. 

 

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Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.

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If you were injured during a fire, call personal attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your case.

Source: WFAA

 

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