Texas tractor-trailer driver killed in Wise County crash
The driver of a tractor-trailer was pronounced dead at the scene of a wreck that shut down a portion of US 23 in Wise County on Friday.
A State Police report said the rig operated by Shandrick Ellis, 47, of Round Rock, Texas, was traveling southbound just before 10 a.m. when the 18-wheeler ran off the right side of the highway, struck an embankment, and overturned.
The crash remains under review.
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