One Dead after Single Car Accident Near Cuero
One man is dead after a single car accident 3 miles south of Cuero.
The accident happened on Thursday morning just after 10:00 a.m. on U.S. Highway 87.
According to DPS Trooper Reuben San Miguel, 72-year-old Michael Franklin was traveling north when his truck left the roadway.
The vehicle then went into a median and struck a cement culvert.
The culvert acted as a ramp, and launched the truck into the air.
The truck did one complete roll.
Franklin was pronounced dead at a Cuero hospital a short time later.