A fatal crash prompts a traffic mess on I-10 and SR 143 late Tuesday night.
DPS officials say two people riding in a box truck got a flat tire and were pulled off to the side of the freeway when an SUV slammed into the truck and hit a concrete median.
The driver of the SUV was killed.
The two people riding in the box truck weren't inside of the truck when the crash happened and weren't hurt.
The freeway was closed most of the night.