A person was killed in a traffic wreck early Wednesday while chasing suspects who had earlier shot and killed a family member at a home in south Dallas, according to news reports.
The names of the victims had not been released by authorities.
Police had responded to a shooting call at a home in the 4200 block of Copeland Street where they found one person dead.
A relative of that victim left the residence to chase the suspect, according to news reports. The relative driving a sports utility vehicle lost control and crashed into a tree in the 3600 block of Elsie Faye Heggins St. about 12: 40 a.m.
The motorist was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police on Wednesday continued to search for the suspects.