18-year-old killed in tractor-trailer collision

Photo from the scene of the accident

A teen is dead after the driver of a tractor-trailer collided with a Chevy Silverado early Saturday morning in San Benito.

The 18-year-old, Ricardo Gonzalez Jr., driving the Chevy was killed at the scene.

According to DPS, the accident happened when the teen failed to yield the right of way at the intersection of FM 732 and Calle Paloma.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.

DPS says alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.