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News: Driver of stolen semi-truck crashes into home, kills woman on McKinley Street

Posted on Tuesday, October 26th, 2021 at 10:47 pm    

HOUSTON, TX –  According to KTRK, the driver of a stolen semi-truck plowed through a mobile home at 11500 McKinley Street Monday, killing one occupant.

Eric Black, 39, stole the truck from a company about ten miles away from where the crash happened. Black jumped out of the moving semi-truck before it collided with the mobile home around 10:40 p.m.

Police were able to locate the video because it was equipped with a GPS tracking system. Black was still in the truck when officers arrived.  Crews took Black to an area hospital with minor injuries.

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