News: Driver dead after cement truck rolls over in Lago Vista

LAGO VISTA, TX – One person was killed in a collision involving an overturned cement truck on Destination Way in Lago Vista this morning, according to FOX 7 Austin.

The crash happened in the 7500 block of Destination Way, near Ming Trail and Old Burnet Road at around 9 a.m., when a cement truck headed southbound crashed and overturned.

The truck driver, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Destination Way was shut down between Old Burnet and Ming as authorities investigated the accident. Drivers were told to use Lohman Ford Road as a detour in the meanwhile.

The accident remains under investigation at this time.

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