Street racing in Arlington results with crash on Tuesday, one person killed and one injured, report
Arlington, Texas – Street racing in Arlington resulted with fatal crash on Tuesday, the local police department confirmed.
According to the police, the suspect was identified as the 45-year-old Priscilla Rodriguez who was driving one of the cars involved in the crash that took place in the afternoon hours on Tuesday around 5 p.m.
Police confirmed witnesses told them she was racing another car in her Porsche on West Green Oaks Boulevard.
Officials believe she was going nearly 80 MPH in a 45 MPH speed limit zone. She T-boned another car, killing the 30-year-old driver and badly injuring his 20-year-old passenger.
The other car involved in the street racing was not involved in the crash and fled the scene right after the incident. Witnesses believe it was a dark BMW SUV.
Rodriguez is charged with two counts of racing on a highway causing serious bodily injury or death.
There is ongoing investigation by the local police and they are looking to identify and locate the second vehicle involved in the street racing.
This is a developing story. Once more details are available, we will update the case.