Truck Slams Into Texas Town’s City Hall; Driver Dies

CANTON (November 6, 2012)--A traffic collision Tuesday sent a tractor-trailer rig careering into Canton City Hall in East Texas.

The rig burst into flames, killing the driver.

Police dispatcher Stacy Hitmer said the crash happened at around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The 18-wheeler collided with a sport utility vehicle and then slammed into City Hall.

Hitmer confirmed that the truck driver was dead and that firefighters extinguished the fire but had no other information.