ALLEN, TX – A truck driver was killed when an 18-wheeler was involved in an accident in Allen on Tuesday afternoon, reports NBC DFW.

The crash happened on Central Expressway near the intersection with Stacy Road. Authorities said the northbound tractor-trailer collided with another vehicle, went off the right side of an overpass, crashed to the ground and burst into flames.

The tractor-trailer driver suffered fatal injuries. The victim’s name was not released. The other driver was not injured.

The Texas Department of Transportation is investigating the incident, which caused major traffic delays on northbound 75 through Allen.

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