GRAND PRAIRIE, TX — A crash forced the closure of a highway in Texas for hours this weekend.
Saturday, the driver of a 18-wheeler was killed when he flew off the Turnpike and onto I-30 below, with his truck bursting into flames.
The truck narrowly missed drivers.
The semi’s driver is identified as James Long of Clarksville, Tennessee..
An investigation continues to try to determine whether he was alive when he drove off the Turnpike.