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Jeff Gladney, 25, and Mercedes Palacios, 26, killed when speeding vehicle crashes on Woodall Rogers Freeway at Allen Street in Dallas, Texas

Modified Date: 
Wed, 06/01/2022 - 11:20am
Accident Date: 
Monday, May 30, 2022

Two killed in overturned vehicle by freeway near Downtown Dallas, says sheriff's department

According to Detective Raul Reyna, it's believed that the victims were speeding in their vehicle and clipped another vehicle from behind. The speeding vehicle allegedly lost control and struck the pier beam of the freeway and caught fire. 

Jeff Gladney, Arizona Cardinals cornerback, dies at 25

Jeff Gladney, a cornerback for the Arizona Cardinals, died in a car crash Monday morning in Dallas, according to the team's official website.

Family, friends mourning loss of former TCU football star, NFL player Jeff Gladney after Dallas crash

Gladney recently signed a two-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals. The team released the following statement, “We are devastated to learn of Jeff Gladney’s passing. Our hearts go out to his family, friends, and all who are mourning this tremendous loss.”

Jeff Gladney's girlfriend also killed in Dallas car crash

Palacios graduated from Tarleton State University in 2018. Friends and family have posted condolences on social media in wake of Palacios' death. They describe her as a kind and beautiful spirit who was generous and dedicated to her family.


Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Jeff Gladney
Mercedes Palacios
Dallas, TX