Police closed a busy stretch of road in North Richland Hills Tuesday night to investigate a deadly crash.
The three-vehicle crash happened at about 6 p.m. in the 8000 block of Boulevard 26.
Police said a 2016 Chevy Cruz was traveling eastbound on Birchwood Drive and tried to cross Boulevard 26, when it crossed into the northbound lanes of traffic and was struck by a Ford F-150.
The Chevy crashed into the east side of the road and caught fire, police said.
The Ford F-150 kept moving into the southbound lanes of traffic and struck a Lexus.
Two people inside the Chevy were able to escape, and were taken to the hospital. A third person sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
The drivers of the Ford and the Lexus were not hurt.
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The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
The name of the victim is not being released, pending next of kin notification, according to police.