ARLINGTON, TX – Police in Arlington reported that an elderly driver passed away of injuries sustained in a collision with a tractor-trailer last week.

According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the victim was identified as 80-year-old Robert Norcross of Arlington.  Investigators said Norcross was driving in the 5300 block of Woodland Park Boulevard Wednesday night when the accident occurred at about 7:25 p.m.  As he drove westbound, Norcross’s vehicle struck the rear corner of a tractor-trailer that was parked in the roadway. The truck was unoccupied at the time.

Norcross was taken to an area hospital, and authorities were notified on Friday that he had died.

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