FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Two people have died in a fiery crash that was caused by a possible driving while intoxicated suspect on Loop 820 in Fort Worth Friday evening, police said.
Police said they responded to the crash just after 11:30 p.m. near West Loop 820 and Chapin Road.READ MORE: North Texas Law Enforcement Disappointed In Gov. Abbott's Veto Of Domestic Violence Education Bill
According to police, investigators believe a vehicle rear-ended the victims’ vehicle, causing it to flip over and catch fire. The two victims were trapped inside and were pronounced dead at the scene, police said.READ MORE: Dallas County DA Reverses Plans To Seek Death Penalty For Alleged Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir
Police said the driver who hit the victims was believed to be intoxicated. The driver was taken into custody and transported to a hospital to treat injuries.MORE NEWS: 'New Personnel & Procedures, Insufficient Oversight' Led To Texas Execution Without Media Present
Charges are expected to be filed against that driver.