HUMBLE, Texas- A driver fatally crashed into the back of a tow truck on Highway 59 in Humble early Sunday morning, authorities say.

According to the Humble Police Department, the crash happened just after 4 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Highway 59 at F.M. 1960.

(Photo: OnScene.TV for KHOU)

Police say a wrecker was stopped behind a disabled vehicle when a driver in a Nissan Frontier crashed into the back of the tow truck.

The driver in the pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.