Man Killed in Accident in Howard County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - An 18-wheeler rolls over and kills the driver in Howard County.

Troopers tell NewsWest 9, 56-year-old Gary Truitt of Abilene was going down I-20 when he left the road and rolled down an embankment near Cauble Road.

Truitt was thrown out of the truck and died at the scene.

Investigators think he may have fallen asleep at the wheel.