The Grand Prairie Police Department is investigating a fatal accident that occurred Saturday morning on IH-20 westbound off the Belt Line Road.
According to police, around 9:10 a.m., three vehicles traveling westbound on IH-20 collided as they approached slower traffic.
Police said the driver of an SUV was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.
The driver of another SUV and an 8-year-old child were also transported to a local hospital, police.
The driver of the third vehicle, a passenger car, sustained minor injuries and was released on the spot.
According to police, the 8-year-old child later succumbed to the injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
No charges are expected, police said.