Vehicle goes over bridge, kills Fort Worth driver

Posted Sunday, Jul. 21, 2013  comments  Print Reprints

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A Fort Worth driver was killed early Sunday when he lost control of his vehicle as he was taking an exit ramp to Interstate 35W off Loop 820 and plunged off a bridge, police said.

The victim has been identified as Demetrio Martinez, 19. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The wreck occurred shortly after 3:30 a.m., authorities said. Martinez was driving a vehicle eastbound on the loop and took a northbound exit to Intersate 35W when he lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway, went off the bridge and fell to the ground, police said.

No other details were available.

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

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