Fatality Crash - Report #2020-02740014
By Christopher Cook
Posted on September 30, 2020, September 30, 2020

On Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at approximately 12:27 a.m., the Arlington Police Department responded to a major crash in the 5800 block of the southbound frontage road of U.S. 287.

A pedestrian was walking in the middle of the roadway as a vehicle was travelling southbound on the service road. The passenger vehicle struck the pedestrian in the roadway. The involved driver stopped and remained on scene after the crash and is cooperating with the investigation.

There were no signs of impairment on the driver. The pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene. Investigators have not determined why the pedestrian was walking on the roadway at this time.  

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office will identify the deceased once next of kin have been notified. 

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