Tire Hits Van in Waco on I-35, Woman Killed

A woman was killed when the tire came off of a pickup truck and smashed into her windshield while she traveled down I-35 near Waco, police said.

Police identified the woman as 39-year-old Yvette Marie Ruiz. Ruiz was the driver of the Pontiac van that waspersonal injury lawyers in Waco.

The pickup truck where the tire originated has not been located and the identity of its driver is unknown, police said.

According to witnesses, the truck that lost the tire was yellow or light brown with a camper on top.

Officials said a passenger in the van steered it to the side of the road.

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