WALLER COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) -- A woman was killed and an 11-year-old was injured in Waller County after an 18-wheeler collided with their vehicle Wednesday night, according to authorities.
It happened at about 9 p.m. on Highway 6 near FM 2979 in Hempstead.
Investigators said the car slammed into the big rig as it was pulling out of a truck stop.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said. The Texas Department of Public Safety later identified her as 49-year-old Furong Lin.
The 11-year-old was flown to the hospital, but authorities did not release the child's condition.
It was unclear if any charges will be filed.
Woman dead, child hurt after big rig collides with their car in Waller County, authorities say
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