DPS continues to investigate but preliminary information from the scene indicates that a passenger car, a flatbed truck, two pick-up trucks, one of which was pulling a trailer and possible an 18-wheeler collided for reasons that are yet to be determined.
A man, approximately 28 years of age, died in the crash at the scene and two persons were airlifted from the scene for treatment to their injuries.
No Karnes County residents were involved in the crash, according to police. One truck was involved in hauling equipment related to oilfield work.
More information on this crash will be reported as it becomes available.