UPDATED: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 9:27pm
BRENHAM, Tx (KYLE) — A top Blue Bell Creamery official is dead while another one remains hospitalized following a car accident in Baytown near Houston on Monday.
Authorities say Bill Weiss and Steve James got a flat tire on I-10. While changing it, another vehicle struck the two.
Both were flown to a nearby hospital but Weiss died in transit.
Weiss was the longtime corporate media relations manager for Blue Bell in Brenham.
The accident is under investigation.