Lake Road Collision Results in Fatality

Lake Road Collision Results in Fatality
August 31, 2022

On Tuesday, Aug. 30, at approximately 3:17 p.m., the Belton Police Department responded to a two-vehicle collision in the 3300 block of Lake Road.  The vehicles involved included a maroon Dodge Dakota and a silver dump truck. 
The collision caused the maroon truck to roll onto its roof and catch fire, which bystanders extinguished.
One person died in the crash and was extricated from the pickup truck.  The victim's name is being withheld at this time to allow for notification of next of kin. Another person in the truck was transported to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center for treatment.
No other serious injuries occurred. The crash is being investigated by the Belton Police Department Crash Team.