Crash Alert: Truck falls from 183A overpass, killing driver

CEDAR PARK, TX – The driver of a dump truck died in Cedar Park Wednesday when his truck fell from an overpass after colliding with an 18-wheeler, KXAN reports. 

Police say the incident happened around 3:30 p.m. on the southbound side of the 183A toll road near Brushy Creek Road. A dump truck crashed into a semi-truck on the toll road before falling from the overpass. The dump truck ignited after landing.

The driver of the dump truck died at the scene of the crash. Authorities have not yet released their identity.

Law enforcement officials have not yet commented on what may have caused the crash, nor have they said if anyone else was injured.

A full investigation of the accident is underway.

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