1 Killed in Crash, Vehicle Fire on Interstate 20 in Arlington - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

1 Killed in Crash, Vehicle Fire on Interstate 20 in Arlington

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    Deadly Wreck Closes I-20 in Arlington Monday Morning

    One person was killed in a vehicle fire on Interstate 20 in Arlington, police said. Westbound lanes are closed at Matlock Road while crews work to clear the scene. (Published Monday, March 4, 2019)

    One person was killed in a crash and vehicle fire on Interstate 20 in Arlington Monday morning, police say.

    Arlington police were called about 3:15 a.m. to the 1300 block of I-20 where a SUV crashed into a barrier wall and caught fire, police said.

    The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. No others were in the vehicle.

    The westbound lanes of I-20 were closed at Matlock Road while crews worked to clear the scene.

    All lanes were reopened shortly after 7:30 a.m.

    Arlington police ask anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact Traffic Investigator David Szatkowski at 817-459-5786.

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