DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Two people are dead after a pickup truck crashed into a pillar near the High Five in north Dallas, police say.
Police say they responded to the crash at around 4:15 a.m. in the northbound service lanes of Central Expressway near LBJ Freeway after an officer was flagged down by someone who heard the crash.READ MORE: Lawmakers In Some States Move To Confront Threats Against Election Workers
According to police, the pickup appeared to be speeding when it crashed in the pillar. There were no other vehicles involved.READ MORE: Canceled! Elton John Postpones Dallas Shows Following Positive COVID Diagnosis
One person was pronounced dead at the scene while another was taken to the hospital but later died. The identities of the two victims have not yet been released.MORE NEWS: Court Denies Oklahoma Death Row Inmates Firing Squad Request, Paves Way For Lethal Injection
Police are continuing to investigate the exact cause of the crash.