One vehicle wreck along interstate turns fatal

Oct 6, 2011

VAN ZANDT COUNTY - A man is killed Wednesday after being thrown from his vehicle along a busy roadway and then hit by an 18-wheeler.

The 31-year-old victim reportedly lost control of his vehicle along Interstate 20 in Van Zandt County and crashed into the concrete median. State Troopers say he was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected onto the roadway.

The identity of the victim was not immediately released.