According to KTRE, the fatal crash occurred around 8:45 am when a 2011 Kia struck the rear tires of a tractor-trailer as the 18-wheeler turned from Highway 59 onto State Loop 166. The driver of the Kia, Marley Chapla, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the 18-wheeler, Curtis Adair, 31, was not injured in the incident.
Officials are still investigating the crash.
The following information was provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):