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Driver dead after Texas pickup crash

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WILBARGER COUNTY, TX (KSWO) - Texas DPS Troopers say one person died in a collision between a pickup truck and an 18-wheeler.

The wreck happened Sunday night on U.S. Highway 287 at the Harrold Truck Stop, just outside of Electra, Texas. An 18-wheeler hauling bees was turning into the business when a pickup crashed into the side of it and went underneath the trailer. The pickup driver, 40-year-old Travis Lee Higginbotham of Merit, Texas, died at the scene.

DPS is still investigating the fatal wreck.

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