Driver killed in fiery one-car crash on I-20 in Arlington

Posted Saturday, May. 25, 2013  Print Reprints

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A driver was killed late Friday when he lost control of his vehicle, which slammed into a concrete bridge pillar at Interstate 20 and Park Springs Boulevard and caught fire, Arlington police said.

The medical examiner identified him as Leo Avila, 18.

Police said Avila was traveling east at about 11 p.m., possibly faster than 100 mph, according to witnesses.

The road was wet from Friday’s rain, police said.

The investigation continued Saturday.

3800 block I-20 Arlington, TX
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