Wrong-Way Crash Kills Four In South Dallas

Saturday, Aug 3, 2013  |  Updated 4:10 PM CDT
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Investigators look into a wrong-way crash that killed four people along US 175 in South Dallas.

Mark Schnyder, NBC 5 News

Investigators look into a wrong-way crash that killed four people along US 175 in South Dallas.

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Four people died in a crash on US Highway 175 near Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. in South Dallas shortly after 4:00 a.m. Saturday.

The Dallas County Sheriff's Office says 58-year old Walter Williams was driving a Mazda SUV southbound on the northbound side of 175 and hit a pick-up truck. 

Williams and two people in his SUV, a woman and a teen-aged boy whose names have not been released, died.  The driver of the pick-up, 26-year old Marcos Flabio Campos-Colunga was also killed.

Based on statements investigators got from people they interviewed, they are looking at alcohol as a possible cause of this deadly wrong-way crash.

Northbound US 175 near MLK Blvd. was closed for approximately three hours Saturday morning while Sheriff's deputies investigated and cleared the scene,

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