Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2 Number of Injured: 0 Number Killed: 1
Date & Time: October 29, 2023, at 2:58 a.m.
Location: Dallas North Tollway near Forest Ln.
Posted Speed Limit: 65 MPH.
Road Condition: Wet.
Vehicle 1: 2016 Hino Motors
Alan Ortiz, 22 YOA from Mesquite, TX.
Vehicle 2: 2021 Nissan Altima.
Driver 2: Deceased.
Hendley Odaris, 36 YOA from Dallas, TX.
Pronounced by: Dallas Fire Department.
Description: Preliminary investigation indicates vehicle 1 was stopped in traffic from a previous crash when it was rear-ended by vehicle 2. The driver of vehicle 2 was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Dallas Fire Department. This investigation is ongoing, and additional information is not available.
Investigated by: Trooper P. Hagaman, DPS – Carrollton Tollway.
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days
Josue “Tony” De La Cerda, Sergeant
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