KILGORE — Multiple agencies responded to the scene of a major fatal wreck near Kilgore late Friday morning. KETK reports the crash took place at around 11 a.m. in the 3300 block of SH 135 in front of Champion Technology. The victim in the wreck has been identified as Ruben Rios, 20, of Kilgore. Authorities say Rios slammed into a semi that was turning into a business. The driver of the tractor-trailer, Christopher Parrish, 47, of Whitehouse, was not injured. Witnesses say the crash sounded like an explosion.
Fatal Wreck near Kilgore