Texas DPS investigating fatal crash on I-45 service road

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a two-vehicle fatality crash on I-45...
The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a two-vehicle fatality crash on I-45 service road near Madisonville.(AP Images)
Published: Jul. 8, 2022 at 9:34 PM CDT
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MADISON COUNTY, Texas (KBTX) - The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a two-vehicle fatality crash on I-45 service road, half a mile South of Madisonville.

Authorities say the crash occurred around 3 a.m. Friday.

According to officials, a 2003 Dodge Ram 2500 was traveling northbound when it struck the back of a parked semi-trailer that was being towed by a 2022 Freightliner truck tractor.

The driver of the Dodge, Stephen Harris, 19, was pronounced dead on the scene.

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