CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Local

One Dead As Vehicle Plunges Into Trinity River In East Fort Worth

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

kluvs super 70s weekend voting 1979 dl One Dead As Vehicle Plunges Into Trinity River In East Fort WorthPick The Best Song From 1979

115245513 8 One Dead As Vehicle Plunges Into Trinity River In East Fort WorthCrush Of The Day: Mila Kunis

80219448 One Dead As Vehicle Plunges Into Trinity River In East Fort WorthViral Video: Hilarious Southwest Safety Announcement

155742164 One Dead As Vehicle Plunges Into Trinity River In East Fort WorthPick Your Favorite Victoria Secret Model

Featured Items

Fantasy_tileHottest Olympians

pet_tileYour Pet Photos

weather_tileSend Us Your Weather Photos

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – One woman has been killed after her pickup truck went off a bridge and into the Trinity River in East Fort Worth on Monday morning.

According to authorities, the crash occurred around 6:20 a.m. on northbound Loop 820 near Randol Mill Road. Fort Worth Police believe the woman lost control of her vehicle, which caused it to break through the bridge railing. The truck landed upside down in the riverbed below.

(Credit: CBS 11)

(Credit: CBS 11)

Fort Worth Police recovered the body around 7 a.m. and brought in a thermal imaging device to confirm that no other victims were in or near the water. The medical examiner’s office identifies the woman as 65-year-old Janice Smith.

The northbound lanes of 820 remained closed for hours, while southbound traffic experienced significant delays as well.

>>Check Traffic<<

Latest News:

Top Trending:

View Comments