ANDERSON CO. (KYTX) - One person is dead following an 18-wheeler, and SUV crash early Friday.
Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers report an SUV driven by 41-year-old Angela Faye Scott of Palestine veered into the oncoming lane of traffic and was struck by an 18-wheeler.
Scott who was ejected from the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace J.B. Todd.
The driver of the tractor trailer truck, 30-year old Gregory Dinger of Hammond, Louisiana is hospitalized in Athens with non-life threatening injuries.
The fatal wreck occurred on Hwy 175, near Frankston at 6:30 a.m. Friday.