Authorities: Speeding, wrong-way driver causes fatal crash on busy highway

(WHDH) — A woman in Dallas was killed when the car she was driving collided with an SUV that was speeding in the wrong direction down a busy highway, according to local media.

The crash happened on April 22 after a motorist drove eastbound on a westbound lane on Interstate 20 in Duncanville, authorities said.

The SUV struck another car, which spun out of control. Two others cars were also hit. The SUV burst into flames.

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Video taken by a witness shows multiple people trying to open the seat of a wrecked car, while another person is seen lying on the ground. Police officers are also visible.

The wrong-way driver was identified as Guillermo Suarez, according to a report. He is charged with driving while intoxicated and vehicular manslaughter.

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