Forth Worth – Solo-car crash on E. Lancaster Avenue
Posted on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 at 4:11 am
A fatal car accident took the lives of two Forth Worth residents on East Lancaster Avenue, Sunday morning.
The crash was reported at around 10:30 a.m. on the 2200 block of East Lancaster Avenue. According to the report, a vehicle was traveling along the avenue when, for yet unknown reasons, it veered off the roadway and slammed into a tree. The force of impact injured three juvenile passengers in the vehicle. Their injuries were considered non-life-threatening.
The driver of the vehicle, identified as 71-year-old Odessa Mickens, died from the impact. Another passenger, identified only as a 12-year-old girl, was also pronounced dead. Investigators are still determining the cause of the crash.
With sincerest sympathies, we would like to express our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased. We strongly believe that the Forth Worth Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice. We also pray for a speedy recovery of those injured.