Bedford man killed in crash in Haltom City

Posted Wednesday, Dec. 05, 2012  comments  Print Reprints

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A Bedford man was killed early Wednesday when he was ejected from a vehicle that rolled after hitting a guardrail on Northeast Loop 820 in Haltom City, authorities said.

Marlon Thomas, 22, was pronounced dead at 2:46 a.m. Wednesday the scene, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's office reported.

The wreck was in the 5600 block of Northeast Loop 820 near Denton Highway. Thomas was driving a 2005 Ford Escape westbound when he tried to take an exit, but the vehicle hit the guardrail, police said.

A passenger was taken to a Fort Worth hospital with minor injuries, police said.

Domingo Ramirez Jr., 817-390-7763; Twitter: @mingoramirezjr

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