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1 killed in 18-wheeler accident on SH 130

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A driver of an 18-wheeler was killed Thursday morning in a one vehicle accident on SH 130.

Witnesses told investigators that the truck was traveling northbound around 8:45 am when it veered off the road, went through a guardrail and hit a pillar holding an exit sign.

The driver, who is from Austin, was taken by STAR Flight to UMC Brackenridge. He died later Thursday morning.

The truck was a McLain truck from Temple.

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating the accident.

 

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