A man was killed in Dallas early Monday morning when he was struck by a car as he stopped to check on people involved in a separate crash.
According to NBC-DFW, the fatal accident occurred on Interstate 35E shortly before 3 AM.
Police say a white Mazda struck the guardrail on the right should before swerving back into traffic where it hit a white Kia. A 23-year-old man in a gold Chevrolet Suburban stopped and exited his vehicle to check on the occupants of the two vehicles when he was struck by a black Honda.
The victim was rushed to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Mazda that hit the guardrail, 21-year-old Victoria Garner-Council, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. The driver of the black Honda remained at the scene and is not expected to be charged.
The accident remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
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