Bryan man killed in head-on crash in Burleson County

Published: Feb. 7, 2016 at 4:20 PM CST
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A Bryan man was killed early Sunday morning after he collided head-on with an 18-wheeler in Burleson County.

DPS Trooper Jimmy Morgan tells News 3 that accident happened just before 6 a.m. on FM 50, outside of Tunis.

A 2002 Ford pick-up was traveling north when the driver crossed into the path of an 18-wheeler flatbed. The two vehicles collided.

DPS has identified the driver as 33 year-old Jose Barrientos of Bryan, he was killed at the scene of the wreck.

The 44-year-old driver of the 18-wheeler, who is from Louisiana, was not hurt.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.