Dallas car accident alert – Two men die after Cadillac crashes off I-20 service road

04/13/2010

A tragic accident on the I-20 service road on the night of Wednesday, March 31st ended the lives of two men in their 40’s when their Cadillac lost control and crashed.

Eyewitnesses reported seeing the 2005 Cadillac CTS speeding down the highway, and exit I-20 at Houston School Road headed eastbound.

Once the vehicle merged onto the service road, it did not slow down, causing the driver to lose control, witnesses told the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office.

Officials said the Cadillac came to a stop several feet off the roadway in some brush, with both the driver and passenger dead inside.

The victims have been identified as James Funaro, 48, and Derrick Ellis, 44.

Dallas deputies have launched an investigation to determine if alcohol was a factor in the fatal accident.

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