4 Pronounced Dead after Multi-Car Accident near Berry Street

FORT WORTH, TX (September 14, 2023) – Monday, Susana Longoria, Kiara Barker, Chase Mapes and Jasmine Jones died in a crash on Interstate 35W.

Around 9:09 p.m., officers responded to the scene near Berry Street.

Police first received reports of a minor collision involving two vehicles on the northbound lanes. A truck driver then pulled over to help, while his vehicle was partially blocking the roadway.

Shortly after, the driver of an 18-wheeler struck both vehicles, pushing them into the victims.

Medics arrived and pronounced 31-year-old Longoria, 25-year-old Mapes, and 23-year-old Barker dead at the scene. Meanwhile, paramedics transported 21-year-old Jones to a nearby hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries.

In addition, crews took two others to a nearby hospital for further treatment. Once available, further details will be provided.

The family of Barker started a GoFundMe page to help with costs during this devastating time.

The team at Sweet James would like to offer their heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of Susana Longoria, Kiara Barker, Chase Mapes, and Jasmine Jones. May you find comfort and strength through the memories of your loved ones.

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