Sun being blamed for morning accident in Abilene

POSTED: 9:49 PM Mar 20 2013
U.S. 84 crushed van
ABILENE, Texas -

The driver of a van says he was blinded by the sun, causing him to rear-end a pump truck.

The accident happened as the van exited I-20 on to U.S. 84 around 9 a.m. Wednesday morning.

The driver of the van was taken to Hendrick Medical Center.

The driver of the pump truck was not injured.