UPDATE: KXXV reports that the fatally wounded woman was identified as 40-year-old Crystal McAdoo.


The driver of a pickup truck was fatally injured Wednesday morning after crashing into the back of a large truck in Heidenheimer.

KCEN reports that the crash occurred around 8 AM while a westbound flatbed semi-truck was turning to exit US 190 near Heidenhaimer Church of Christ.

The woman driving the pickup rear-ended the semi, and her vehicle rolled into a ditch. She did not survive.

The driver of the semi was not injured.

DPS officials told KCEN they are investigating the crash. They have not released the name of the woman who passed away.

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