Driver killed in fiery crash with diesel truck in Wharton

A driver was killed in a crash with a tanker truck carrying diesel fuel early Saturday morning in Wharton, police say.

WHARTON, Texas- A driver was killed in a crash with a tanker truck carrying diesel fuel early Saturday morning in Wharton, police say. 

According to the Wharton Police Department, a driver crashed into the back of the truck around 2 a.m. on Highway 59. 

A KHOU 11 viewer captured video of the flames in the aftermath. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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