Woman hit and killed in accident after helping save accused drunk driver

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

DALLAS- Laride Conerly witnessed a good samaritan get killed after stopping to help an accused drunk driver crash his car.

Police say 25-year-old Delveltric Adair, crashed his car into a guardrail Thursday night.

"All I can see is that lady lying [there], and we're all standing around," Conerly said. "Can't do nothing for her...when she was trying to do something for everyone."

Conerly says after the crash, the woman rushed out of her car, pulling Smith to safety.

She went back to check his car for any other passengers when an incoming truck struck and killed her.

"That lady in that street was putting her life on the line, for someone she didn't even know," Conerly said. "That's heartwrenching...why did she have to be hit when she was doing so much?"

Today, Cornerly wants to make sure the woman is celebrated as a hero, and that her story will make you think twice before driving drunk.

"I don't even know her name," he said. "But that's a woman that should never be forgotten."

30 Second Downloads

TX and other states seeing lotto increase, but other states are having budget crisis because of lower sales

Thumbnail for the video titled "TX and other states seeing lotto increase, but other states are having budget crisis because of lower sales"

Here's what the baseball season is going to look like

Thumbnail for the video titled "Here's what the baseball season is going to look like"

Dallas Love Field named one of the top 10 airports in the country

Thumbnail for the video titled "Dallas Love Field named one of the top 10 airports in the country"

Don't Miss

Popular

Latest News

More News