DPS: Colorado City Man Killed When Pickup Flew off Bridge, Crashed into Embankment

MITCHELL COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - A Colorado City man was killed when his pickup flew off a bridge and crashed into a concrete embankment in Mitchell County Tuesday morning. 

Samuel Manuel Lujan, 55, of Colorado City, was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash on I-20 near Westbrook around 8:00 a.m., according to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety. 

The press release says Lujan was traveling east down the interstate when he drove straight through a curve in the roadway, slid up a barrier, rolled-over, flew off the bridge, then crashed into the embankment below.

No other parties were involved in this incident.

The cause of this fatal crash is still under investigation. 


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