posted on Aug, 8 2004 @ 08:58 AM
Calvert, TX (Sports Network) - North Texas quarterback Andrew Smith Jr. was killed Saturday morning in a car crash on Texas Highway 6. He was 21.
Smith was not wearing his seat belt when his truck crossed into oncoming traffic and hit head-on with an 18-wheeler. Smith, who was thrown from the
truck, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the 18-wheeler was treated for minor injuries.
Smith started 16 games in two seasons for the Mean Green.