Close Work zone fatalities increase in Texas According to the Texas department of transportation, work zone fatalities in Texas increased 27 percent, resulting in 181 deaths last year. KBMT 10:12 PM. CDT April 04, 2017 TRENDING VIDEOS Port Arthur Police investigating fatal rollover wreck on Highway 73 Police: Multiple people injured in a T-bone accident on highway 12 in Vidor Mother dies of protein overdose Silsbee firefighter who was struck, killed while working wreck was a 'pillar of the department' Eclipse Safety Tips from Jim Gandy and Efren Afante VERIFY: Welding glasses safe to view eclipse? RAW: Pink dolphin playing in La. ship channel Woman praised for running after thieves during attempted auto burglary in Nederland US Attorney's Office indicts suspects connected to violent crimes in Southeast Texas Beaumont man charged with murder in Brace drive shooting More Stories UT removing remaining Confederate statues from South Mall Aug 21, 2017, 12:29 a.m. Parents of Bridge City student say he was struck by… Aug 20, 2017, 11:15 p.m. Jefferson County judge weds dozens of Southeast… Aug 20, 2017, 10:06 p.m.