Police identify motorist who died in Grand Prairie wreck

06/10/2014 9:48 AM

06/10/2014 9:50 AM

Adrian Rosales, 20, of Grand Prairie has been identified as the motorist killed Saturday morning in a fiery wreck in Grand Prairie, police said Tuesday.

Rosales died at the scene of the crash near Belt Line Road and Kingston Drive. His death was the seventh traffic fatality in Grand Prairie this year.

The accident call came in about 10 a.m. Saturday.

A 2008 Lincoln MKZ was traveling at high speed southbound on Belt Line Road when it swerved to miss a vehicle and left the roadway, police said.

The Lincoln crossed Kingston, crashed into a gas station and overturned, bursting into flames a few seconds later, police said.

Rosales was unable to get out of the vehicle, police said.

No other injuries were reported in the accident.

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