Wrecker driver dies after colliding with dump truck in northeast Houston

Driver died at scene


HOUSTON – A wrecker driver is dead after a crash in northeast Houston Friday night.

According to Houston police, a dump truck and a wrecker truck were driving down Homestead road. The dump truck was in the left lane and the wrecker was in the right lane.

The wrecker came from behind the dump truck as the dump truck was making a wide turn, according to investigators.

Police said the dump truck slammed into the driver's  side of the wrecker, killing the driver.

Who is at fault is under investigation.