According to Irving police, Brent's car was traveling at a high rate of speed on a State Highway 114 service road before it hit the outside curb at approximately 2:30 a.m. The car flipped at least one time and skidded an estimated 900 feet before coming to rest in the middle of the service road, police said.

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For the second Saturday in a row, a terrible and avoidable tragedy has shaken up the insular world that is the NFL, writes Dan Graziano. Blog

Brent was trying to drag Brown from the vehicle, a Mercedes, which was on fire when officers arrived on the scene. Officers quickly put out the small blaze. Brown was unresponsive and taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Lock this idiot up and throw away the key! I don't feel the least bit sorry for him.