A child is dead after a drunk driving crash in Dallas on Monday morning, police say.
According to the Dallas Police Department, a male driver of a 2020 gray four-door Nissan Sentra was driving eastbound in the 2500 block of Missouri Avenue with three children ages 10, 11, and 13 at approximately 7:20 a.m.
The 47-year-old driver of a blue 2013 Mazda sedan was traveling northbound on Maryland Avenue when he disregarded the stop sign and crashed into the left passenger side of the Nissan, police said.
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Police said the Mazda continued northbound, striking a fence on the east side of the road and backing into another fence on the west side before coming to a stop.
According to police, the driver of the Mazda was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The three children inside the Nissan Sentra were all injured and transported to Children's hospital by Dallas Fire-Rescue, police said.
Police said the 10-year-old was pronounced dead at the hospital.
According to police, the condition of the driver of the Nissan, who is related to the 10-year-old who was killed, is unknown at this time.
The driver of the Mazda is being investigated for intoxication manslaughter and three counts of intoxication assault, police said.