Driver dies after big rig crashes into pickup on exit ramp near downtown Houston

A pickup truck driver crashed through a barrier and landed on the Lockwood exit ramp before getting hit by a big rig. (ABC-13/John Mizwa)

April 9, 2014 9:53:50 AM PDT
One man was killed when he drove off the road and crashed onto an exit ramp near downtown.

It happened on the East Freeway near Lockwood.

Police say the driver of a pickup was going southbound on Sackowitz when he crashed through a barrier and landed on the Lockwood exit ramp. A big rig on the ramp slammed right into the pickup. The pickup driver died at the scene.

The driver of the big rig was not hurt.

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