Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook:
Sunshine, heat and humidity will be the theme across Central Texas Saturday & Sunday. Keep an eye on those triple digits and plan your outdoor activities accordingly!
MCLENNAN COUNTY (March 27, 2014) A Riesel man was injured Thursday morning just east of Harrison Switch when the pickup truck he was driving skidded on wet pavement and crashed into a tree.
Department of Public Safety Trooper Jeremy Amis said Timothy Outlaw, 23, of Riesel, was taken by ambulance to Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, in Waco, for treatment of injuries he sustained in the crash.
Amis said Outlaw was driving toward Riesel at about 11:30 a.m. when his truck hydroplaned, veered off the roadway and struck a tree alongside State Highway 6.
Outlaw was alone in his pickup when the accident happened.
Amis said Outlaw’s injuries were not life-threatening.