HURST, TX – A driver died after crashing his car into a fire house in Hurst Tuesday morning, causing a power outage in the area.
According to KRLD, Michael Dixon of North Richland Hills was pronounced dead at Medical City North Hills. Police believe Dixon suffered a medical episode while driving a utility truck and crashed into Hurst Fire Station #1 on Precinct Line Road. It was not yet known whether his death resulted from the medical episode or the crash. No one else was injured.
Dixon’s vehicle toppled at least two power poles before hitting the firehouse. Crews spent several hours repairing the damage and restoring power that was knocked out by the incident.
A car accident can have a wide range of consequences, including serious injuries and property damage. If you have been the victim of a crash caused by another driver, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries and other expenses. The Dallas car accident attorney, Robert C. Slim, knows what it takes to get you the money you deserve. He can be reached at 214-321-8225 or through the online injury case form.