Big Rig Slams Into Canton City Building

By Greg Janda
|  Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012  |  Updated 3:06 PM CDT
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Big Rig Slams Into Canton City Building

Emergency crews are on the scene of a vehicle that crashed into the Canton City Office Complex.

An 18-wheeler crashed into the building at 24980 State Hwy. 64 E in Canton, TX.

According to the Department of Public Safety, the 82-year-old driver of the truck crashed into the building after another vehicle allegedly drove in front of the truck. That driver died.

No other information on injuries was immediately released.

A fire began after the crash and lead firefighters to rip off portions of the roof to fire the blaze.

Earlier information indicated the crash was at the Canton City Hall. The building damaged is a different city-owned building.

NBC 5 has crews on the way to gather more information. As this is a developing story, some details may changes as more information is learned or confirmed.

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