Man Killed in 18-Wheeler Crash on Highway 183 in IrvingKiprop Vincent
57-Year-Old Man Killed in Irving 18-Wheeler Crash on Highway 183
Irving, Texas (November 28, 2020) – One person was killed Friday afternoon in an 18-wheeler crash in Irving, according to police.
The fatal crash happened just after 3:45 p.m., November 27, in the westbound lanes of Highway 183 near Story Road.
Police said the crash involved an 18-wheeler and two other vehicles.
A 57-year-old man in the SUV was killed in the crash. His name has not been released.
The crash closed the westbound lanes of the highway for several hours.
No further details regarding the crash were provided.
The crash remains under investigation.
We pass our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
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