Deadly crash shuts down Oak Cliff-area interstate for hours

Northbound lanes of I-35 near Ledbetter Drive were closed for almost four hours while Dallas police investigated a deadly crash.

It happened just after 4:00 Sunday morning in the Oak Cliff area of Dallas.

The person inside a stalled vehicle was killed when an SUV slammed into the back of it. The stalled vehicle burst into flames.

The driver of the SUV was taken to a local hospital. That person’s condition is not known.