WILMER, TX – Police said a wrong-way driver was involved in a fatal collision in Wilmer southeast of Dallas early Sunday morning, according to a report by WFAA.

Investigators determined that the driver of an SUV was going north in the southbound lanes of Interstate 45 near Malloy Bridge Road at about 3 a.m. The SUV collided with an 18-wheeler head-on.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene, but no information was provided about the victim’s identity.

The truck driver was not injured in the wreck. Police are continuing to investigate the cause of the incident.

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