Haskell man, 71, dies after truck hit from behind near O'Brien


O'BRIEN, Texas - A 71-year-old Haskell man died Monday morning after his truck was hit from behind on State Highway 6, just two miles south of O'Brien.

A Texas Department of Public Safety news release said Cecil Edmond Bingham – who was killed in the crash – wasn't wearing a seat belt when his pickup was struck and that he was driving well below the speed limit.

Shilo Ryan Wilkerson, a 36-year-old Corinth who was driving the second vehicle, was injured but wasn't taken to the hospital, State Police said.