Local Traffic Accident Leads to Homicide


Fort Worth Police Unit | Image by CBS

A minor car accident in Fort Worth reportedly escalated into a homicide early Monday morning.

Two vehicles had pulled over off the southbound lanes of South University Drive near the westbound Interstate 30 entrance ramp.

The traffic accident led to a verbal altercation between a person from each car at around 2:30 a.m.

One individual possessing a firearm ended up shooting one of the drivers. The shot man died at the scene.

Fort Worth police stated that several witnesses were detained at the scene.

It is unclear whether multiple individuals were traveling in one or both cars or if the shooter was actually the other car’s driver. Homicide detectives are investigating the incident.

No charges have been pressed nor arrests made as of Monday afternoon.

Neither the shooter’s nor the victim’s identity has been made public.

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