Texas Avenue Fatal Accident

Parts of Texas Avenue were closed Thursday following an afternoon fatal accident.

The accident happened in the 4800 block of Texas Avenue, just south of Highway 6.

Bryan resident Hershell Eskue, 86, was trying to make a left turn out of his driveway, when he collided with an oncoming dump truck, according to Bryan police.

Police say Eskue was pronounced dead on the scene.

The cause of the accident is being deemed failure to yield right of way from a private drive, said police.