Belton Man Dies In Head-On Crash With 18-Wheeler
Jacob Parker, 22, of Belton, died late Sunday night when he crashed head-on with an 18-wheeler. Our news partner, KWTX, reported information from the Sargent of the Department of Public Safety David Roberts.
Roberts said Parker died when his 1989 Dodge pickup truck crossed to the other side of the road on FM 93 West and crashed head-on into the 18-wheeler.
The accident occurred shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday about a half mile outside of Belton. Parker died on the scene. The driver of the 18-wheeler, 60-year-old Jimmy FIelds of Cartwright, OK, was sent to Scott & White Medical Center in Temple with non-life threatening injuries. The crash is still under investigation