DALLAS (1080 KRLD) – A  wrong way driver caused a deadly crash on US 75/Central Expressway overnight in Dallas.

Dallas Police say that just before midnight, a driver heading south on Central Expressway had no chance to avoid a speeding car coming the wrong way – right at him.

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The two cars slammed into one another at full freeway speeds. Both cars practically disintegrated, leaving an explosion of debris scattered near Lovers Lane.

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A third car was also caught up in the violent wreckage.

One person, who has yet to be identified, was killed on impact. The others were taken to a local hospital.

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The south-bound lanes of Central Expressway were closed for nearly four hours.