HOUSTON – A Katy ISD student was killed Tuesday during rush hour after a tractor trailer collided with a pickup truck near Katy Mills Mall.
The pickup was southbound on Katy Mills Boulevard and the tractor trailer was heading east on the feeder when one of them ran the red light, police said. The impact ejected both of the teenagers who were traveling in the pickup truck.
The tractor trailer flipped over on its side and landed on top of one of the teenagers. Chase Dolan was killed instantly.
Air 11 video showed the overturned trailer spilled its load of dirt across the road.
The driver of the pickup and the driver of the tractor trailer were both in the hospital listed in stable condition.
Police were interviewing both drivers to find out what happened.
The inbound lanes of Katy Mills Boulevard were shut down at I-10 as crews worked to clear the wreckage.