Several Dead in Pileup Involving More Than 100 Cars on Fort Worth Interstate

At least five people were killed in a pileup involving more than 100 vehicles along Interstate 35W in Fort Worth, Texas, on February 11, local news reported.

The highway was shut down as multiple people were trapped in their cars, KTVT said.

The Fort Worth Fire Department said they were on scene with “multiple vehicles involved and multiple people trapped.”

The National Weather Service had previously warned of icy roadways overnight due to freezing conditions in Fort Worth and surrounding areas.

Video shared by David Baxter shows first responders on the scene from the interstate in Forth Worth.

“I was lucky,” he told Storyful. “Had I not taken the extra minute to kiss my daughter goodbye I would have been under a FedEx truck,” he said. Credit: David Baxter via Storyful