DPS Troopers are investigating a traffic crash that occurred this (Monday) morning in Burleson County near Caldwell.
According to Sgt. Justin Ruiz, around 6:40am, a 2019 Ford F-350 pickup truck was traveling southbound on Highway 36 about one mile south of County Road 122.
The truck went into the northbound lane, then into a ditch, and struck a tree.
The driver, 57-year-old Joseph Langlois of Florence, Alabama was pronounced dead at the scene by Burleson County Precinct One Justice of the Peace James Baldwin.