A head-on crash between two semi-trailers has claimed the life of one.

DPS preliminary report indicates troopers responded to the fatal crash on US-79 just prior to the Neches river bridge in Henderson County around 1:00 p.m.

The crash involved a truck tractor semi-trailer and a truck hauling a mobile home. The vehicles struck head-on, killing the driver hauling the mobile home.

Next of kin has not been notified. Motorists are asked to take alternative routes and avoid the area for the next several hours as emergency crews work to clear the scene.

The crash investigation remains active and more information will be release as it becomes available and confirmed.