The DPS reports a Liberty County man was killed this morning in a two vehicle wreck on
Highway 73, near Big Hill Road, in Jefferson County. An eastbound 18-wheeler had slowed
to make a right and turn onto Wilbur Road when it was struck from behind by a car. The driver
of the car, a 26-year old Dayton man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the
18-wheeler was not hurt.