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Loop 12 reopens in Irving after separate deadly accidents

Police said on Sunday that the closure would be in effect for several hours.

IRVING, Texas — Loop 12 in Irving reopened on Sunday after police closed off part of it to investigate two deadly accidents.

The southbound lanes of the loop were closed next to the exit for Irving Boulevard. Police reopened those lanes shortly after 10 a.m.

According to police, the accidents that caused the traffic happened separately.

The first one happened at about 2:30 a.m. and involved several vehicles. While first responders were working on that accident, another vehicle struck the fire department's blocker truck at about 4:30 a.m. Police said the driver in the second crash died from their injuries.

No other information is available.

🚨 Traffic Alert 🚨 SB State Highway Loop 12 is CLOSED at Irving Blvd due to two separate fatality accidents. All...

Posted by Irving Police Department on Sunday, September 17, 2023

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