Woman Killed In Illegal Street Racing Crash In Dallas

Dallas Police
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Dallas police have identified the victim who died in a crash during an illegal street race yesterday.

The driver of a Cadillac that crashed into a pole on I-20 near Hampton was a woman named Maria Almanza.

Dallas police say she may have been racing other vehicles when she lost control and slid into a pole.

Almanza was trapped in the wreckage and died at the scene.

Police have not determined who the other drivers were.