Multiple People Injured in Accident at US 81 in Fort Worth, TX

November 15, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 81, Fort Worth, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Commercial Van, Ford Transit Van, Ford F-150, Volkswagen Jetta, Mercedes-Benz GLK, Tractor-trailer, Toyota Corolla
US 81
Injuries Sustained

Various injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Multiple vehicles were involved in a collision

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a multi-vehicle crash that injured several people at US 81 in Fort Worth, TX on November 15th, 2023. Police believe it happened around 11:44 p.m. According to investigators, a Hino van headed northbound on North South Freeway is alleged to have suffered brake failure or failed to yield before colliding with the rear of another vehicle. This created a chain-reaction style crash involving several other vehicles. Authorities say as many as five people were injured. Additional information was not available.

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