At approximately 10:15 pm on Thursday, September 2, Grapevine Police responded to 9-1-1 calls about a car that had rear-ended a semi-trailer on Westbound I-635 at N SH-121 Southbound.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a 4-door sedan partially under the rear of the trailer. Firefighters arrived on scene and determined the driver was deceased.
The roadway was closed and traffic was diverted Northbound on SH-121 for approximately three hours while a crash team investigated the accident. There were no other passengers in the car, and the driver of the semi-trailer was not injured.
The exact cause of the accident remains under investigation.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office will release the driver’s name pending contact with next of kin.