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Fatal rollover crash was caused by speeding, police say

Officials said at least one vehicle has rolled over.
Credit: TxDOT
Fatal accident on U.S. 75 at Royal Lane

DALLAS — Update 11:40 a.m. with additional information from police. 

A man died Wednesday morning after being involved in a rollover crash, Dallas police say. 

According to officials, the crash occurred around 4:30 a.m. on the southbound lanes of U.S. 75 near Royal Lane. 

Authorities say a man was driving at an unsafe speed on the wet roadway. This caused the man to crash into a pickup truck, police say. 

The victim then lost control of his vehicle, causing it to flip. Police say the victim was ejected out of the sunroof and pronounced dead a the scene. 

His name has not been released at this time. 

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