News roundup: Big-rig wreck, pedestrian death, arson, talking toll road

news roundup 264X176A big-rig truck wrecked on Interstate 35 last week and wound up hanging off the overpass at Saner. The driver was injured, and the truck had to be pulled off with a crane.

A pedestrian was killed near Illinois and Duncanville Road this week when a Toyota Land Rover ran him over.

Two house fires in oak cliff this week — on Melba near Madison and on Ninth near Beckley — are arson cases, according to police. It’s not clear whether they are related.

Watch City Councilman Scott Griggs go off about the Trinity Parkway. This is why we hired the guy.

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