The Garland Police Department is currently investigating a fatal accident that occurred earlier this afternoon on W. Miller Road within the city's industrial zone.
According to authorities, the incident involved two vehicles and took place on Miller Road, specifically between Distribution Drive and Sanden Drive. The collision, attributed in part to speed and wet roadway conditions, resulted in a fatality.
Emergency services responded, transporting the driver and three passengers from the at-fault vehicle to a local hospital. Their current conditions remain undisclosed. Unfortunately, the driver of the second vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene.
In response to the accident, the affected stretch of W. Miller Road, located between Distribution Drive and Sanden Drive, was temporarily closed for approximately four hours. Investigators diligently worked to assess the situation, and the lanes were reopened to the public around 5:30 pm.
The Garland Police Department continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the collision.