EL PASO, Texas - Special Traffic Investigations officers responded to assist with the investigation of a fatal collision Saturday evening.
Police tell ABC-7 the crash happened around 9:30 Saturday night near Gateway East and Giles.
Police say that the driver of 2009 Dodge Ram was traveling East on Gateway in the mandatory left turn lane approaching Giles.
A 2008 Honda Accord was in the middle lane making a left, northbound turn onto Giles. The driver of the Ram failed to make the mandatory left turn and struck the Accord.
The Ram then struck a signal light pole and caught fire. Passers-by pulled the driver from the burning vehicle but he died at the scene.
The two occupants in the Accord which struck a retaining wall sustained non-life threatening injuries were transported to Del Sol Hospital.