One dead in wreck on Texas 360 service road in Arlington

A driver died in a single-vehicle wreck Tuesday night in which a truck crashed into a bridge pillar on the service road of Texas 360 at Galleria Drive in Arlington, according to authorities.

The victim was identified as John Kennedy, 57, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office. No hometown was listed on the medical examiner’s website, but public records indicated Kennedy had lived in Arlington.

The wreck occurred at about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of North Watson Road, which is the Texas 360 service road, according to a news release sent out by Sgt. Jeffrey Houston, an Arlington police spokesman.

“While the investigation is still preliminary, it is believed that a truck was traveling northbound on North Watson Road ... left the roadway and struck a bridge pillar,” Houston wrote.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the crash.

Monica S. Nagy, 817-390-7792