ARLINGTON -- Police are investigating the death of a man who smashed his car into a tree after being shot.
Police dispatchers said they received calls of shots being fired about 12:30 a.m. in the 1000 block of East Arkansas Lane.
About five minutes later they received a call that a car had hit a tree on eastbound East Arkansas Lane near Collins Street.
When police arrived they found the driver had been shot.
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He was transported to John Peter Smith Hospital where he died about two hours later.