Rowlett woman dies in head-on collision
ROWLETT, TX – A Rowlett woman was killed and a Dallas County employee was injured in a head-on collision on Liberty Grove Road near the bridge at Muddy Creek just before 11 a.m. today. Rowlett police and paramedics arrived on the scene to find that the accident occurred as a woman in a sedan traveling west on Liberty Grove Road, veered off of the road, lost control of the vehicle and crossed over into the oncoming traffic where she struck a man driving a Dallas County pickup head-on.
Rowlett Fire Rescue transported the woman to Lake Pointe Medical Center in Rowlett where she was pronounced dead. Her identity has not been released pending notification of next of kin. The driver of the Dallas County vehicle was a County employee, but has also not been identified. He was taken to Baylor Medical Center in Dallas with minor injuries and for observation.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation by the Rowlett Police Department.