MANOR, TX – A female motorist was killed Thursday morning when she collided with an 18-wheeler late Wednesday morning.
According to KXAN, the crash occurred when the woman’s car crashed into a truck hauling gravel on U.S. Highway 290 and the Old Kimbro Road Intersection just before 10:30 a.m.
Police shut down a single lane on U.S. 290 eastbound following the crash. No word on the condition of the truck driver or identity of the victim has been released. We will continue to monitor the situation and provide any further information as it becomes available.
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