Man Dies in Overnight 18-Wheeler Crash - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Man Dies in Overnight 18-Wheeler Crash



    A driver was trapped inside an 18-wheeler when it rolled over Wednesday morning in south Fort Worth. The driver did not survive. (Published Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012)

    A man is dead after the 18-wheeler he was driving overturned in south Fort Worth Wednesday morning.

    Police say at about midnight, the man was driving in the 10000-block of Old Granbury Road when he missed a sharp, 90-degree turn, running off the road and rolling over.

    Police say the truck was loaded with water from gas wells. Old Granbury Road is closed because of the accident.

    Wreckers are working to offload the truck and clear the scene.