DALLAS -- Police are investigating a fatal crash in Northwest Dallas.

It happened Thursday just before 9 a.m. at 3500 Royal Lane near Cromwell Drive.

Jason Evans with theDallas Fire-Rescue Department says a car struck a tree in the area, and a female passenger was killed.

A witness told News 8 they saw the car driving west onRoyal when the driver lost control, hit a tree and flipped over. No other cars were involved.

Major Max Geron with the Dallas Police Department says the crash involved a teen. It was previously thought to have involved a child. He says the passenger was not wearing a seatbelt.

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