Driver dies after vehicle flips over bridge on NE Loop 820 in Fort Worth

Posted Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013  Print Reprints

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A motorist who witnesses told police was traveling at a high rate of speed was killed early Sunday when he lost control of vehicle and flipped over a bridge, police said.

No other injuries were reported.

The male driver whose identity had not been released was pronounced dead at the scene.

The wreck occurred about 3 a.m. Sunday in the 200 block of the westbound lanes of Northeast Loop 820.

Witnesses told police that the motorist was speeding on the highway when the vehicle veered off the road, hit a guardrail and flipped over a bridge to a street below, police said.

Police continued on Sunday to investigate the crash.

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