SOURCE: FOX 4 News – Dallas-Fort Worth
A Dallas Police Officer is in critical condition after allegedly participating in a street race where he lost control of his Ford Mustang on a residential road. The officer was transported to Baylor Medical center for treatment. Authorities are still looking for the other car involved in the race as is speed off after the accident.
“An off-duty Dallas Police Department officer is in critical condition after being involved in a street racing crash Sunday afternoon. The crash happened just before 1:45 p.m. on E. Mockingbird Lane in the Lakewood area of Dallas. Home surveillance video shows the officer’s personal black Ford Mustang speeding down the road before the crash. He lost control and slammed into a tree. “According to witnesses and some video that has been captured it appears that speed played a significant role in the accident,” said Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall. Police believe he’d been racing a white Suzuki that sped away. They’re trying to track down that vehicle.”
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