Grand Saline man killed in head-on collision with 18-wheeler
POSTED: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 12:57pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:16pm
Van Zandt County, TX (KETK) — A Grand Saline man was killed early Friday morning following a head-on collision with an 18-wheeler.
Smith County DPS Troopers say the collision happened between 8:30 and 9:00 a.m on FM 17 in Van Zandt County. Troopers say Steven Armstrong, 22, lost control of his car while driving northbound on FM 17. He swerved into on coming traffic and was hit head-on by an 18-wheeler.
Armstrong was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the 18-wheeler was not injured.
The wreck remains under investigation.