Tire smashes into car killing driver in I-35 accident
UPDATED: Monday, April 23, 2012 - 2:20pm
WACO -- A woman is dead after a bizarre accident on I-35 just North of Waco.
Traffic was backed up for several miles as a result of the accident which happened just south of FM 308 in Elm Mott around 8 a.m. today.
A tire came off a pickup truck traveling southbound, flying across the median into northbound traffic, smashing into the windshield of a Pontiac and killing a 40-year-old woman who was the driver.
The identity of the victim has not yet been released.
The driver of the pickup reportedly did not stop.