Fatal Accident In Kilgore

One man is dead after a two-car collision in Kilgore. It happened around 6:40 p.m. on Highway 31, about a quarter of a mile west of Highway 42. The driver of a white truck going west crossed into oncoming traffic, hitting a Crown Victoria. The Crown Victoria burst into flames and the driver died on the scene. EMS tells us the driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with injuries said to be life-threatening.