CARRIZO SPRINGS -

The newly-appointed city manager of Carrizo Springs died from injuries he suffered in an accident Tuesday morning.

City Clerk Dina Balderas said Ramiro Munoz, Junior, was on his way to work Tuesday morning when his vehicle collided with a cement truck on Highway 83.

Balderas said Munoz was airlifted to a hospital in San Antonio where he died.

Munoz was appointed to the position of city manager on May 15th.  Before that, Balderas said he spent five years as a math teacher in Carrizo Springs.

Balderas said Munoz leaves behind a wife and two children.