An early morning truck accident resulted in the death of the driver and injured the passenger.

Rhett Michael Thiebaud, 28, of Granbury, was driving a Kingdale milk hauler eastbound Tuesday morning on Old Granbury Road.

Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Shane Neil said Thiebaud lost control of the rig as he rounded a corner west of Cresson just after 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 12.

The truck rolled off the road and through a fence, separating the cab from the trailer.

Carol Denise Shumaker, 28, also of Granbury, was riding with Thiebaud with the accident occurred.

Neil said she was transported to Lake Granbury Medical Center by ambulance where she was treated for injuries suffered during the accident and later released.

Neil said the investigation is ongoing.