Fatal wreck caused by car crossing into 18-wheeler TMs path

Photo from crash

Edinburg police are investigating a fatal car accident on Highway 281.

Around 3:45 p.m., a gold Chevy Blazer with five people were traveling southbound when they crossed the median and started heading northbound.

An 18-wheeler, traveling northbound, struck the Chevy Blazer.

Police confirmed a Hispanic man is dead and another person has been airlifted to a local hospital.

The three other passengers have been taken to other local hospitals.

Action 4 News will provide more information as authorities release new details.