Three Dallas Baptist University students killed in Mountain Creek Pkwy crash

Three students from Dallas Baptist University were killed early Saturday morning in a crash on Mountain Creek Parkway, the school confirmed in a press release.

Dallas Baptist University administration was notified by the Dallas Police Department early Saturday about the fatalities involving three its students identified as Will Smith of Bullard, Justin Schubert of Cleburne and Djordje (DJ) Sarenac of Belgrade, Serbia.

DPD notified the families of these students as well. DBU administration is currently reaching out to the families to provide love, support and encouragement in the midst of this tragedy, the release said.

“Our hearts and prayers are with the families of these students as our University mourns this heartbreaking loss.” the release said.

DBU will be holding a memorial service at 9 p.m. Sunday in its Pilgrim Chapel and will have grief counselors available for the campus community.