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Texas man who drove on wrong side of I-64 is dead after hitting cars, two others hurt

A Texas man died in a fatal vehicle crash on Interstate 64 in Jefferson County early Saturday morning after driving on the wrong side of the road, authorities said. According to a preliminary investigation by the Illinois State Police, a 27-year-old man from Kingwood, Texas, who has not otherwise been identified, was driving a 2012 Silver Toyota Highlander westbound on the eastbound lanes of I-64 near milepost 81.5 at around 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning.
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Texas man killed in I-64 crash in Jefferson County

State Police say a 27-year-old Kingwood, Texas man has died in an early Saturday morning wrong-way crash on eastbound Interstate 64 at milepost 81.5 in Jefferson County. Preliminary investigative details indicate that the 27-year-old Texas man was driving the wrong way, westbound in the eastbound lanes when he swiped an on-coming SUV driven by 42-year-old Robert Allison of Fairfield. The Texas man continued westbound following the initial crash and then struck a semi-truck driven by 37-year-old Tonya Lovette of Albany, Georgia. The wrong way vehicle then rolled and ran off the pavement into the center grass median.
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Names of 2 killed in Texas chemical plant leak released

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities on Thursday released the names of two workers who died in a chemical leak at a Houston-area plant that also injured dozens of others. Dustin Day, 36, and Shawn Kuhleman, 32, died after about 100,000 pounds (45,359 kilograms) of a mixture that primarily included acetic acid was released in the leak that started Tuesday evening at LyondellBasell’s La Porte complex.
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Texas Man Killed in I-35 Construction Zone

A Texas man was killed on Interstate 35 south of Cameron on Thursday afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 50-year old Stephen Doby of Crowley, Texas was operating his motorcycle southbound on I-35, just north of Holt around 2:15 pm when a vehicle in front of him slowed due to construction congestion. Doby failed to slow sufficiently and struck the rear of the trailer pulled by a Minnesota resident.
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Texas boy dies after wrong-way collision; mother could face charges

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A 3-year-old boy officials say was not secured in his child safety seat during a wrong-way collision has died from injuries sustained in the crash. Titan Pendleton died Monday around 9 p.m. at a Fort Worth hospital. Story continues below:. Vaccine: All state employees required to...
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Texas swimmer dies after being pulled from Balmorhea State Park pool

A Texas swimmer is dead after being found in the Balmorhea State Park pool. Daniel Angelest, 57, from El Paso was found unresponsive by visitors in the pool on July 25, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department tells Midland television station NewsWest9. Park visitors and staff performed CPR on Angelest until...
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Texas teenager suffers life-threatening injuries in three-vehicle accident on I-90 in Austin Thursday evening

A teenager from Texas suffered life-threatening injuries in a three-vehicle accident Thursday evening on eastbound I-90 near the exit to U.S. Highway 218 in Austin. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a 2018 Toyota Corolla being driven by 46-year old Genet Teketel of Austin, a 2007 Peterbuilt semi being driven by 60-year old Danny Ralph Hoffman of Worland, Wyoming and a 2015 Dodge Ram pickup being driven by 50-year old Ramon Arturo Moya of Edinburg, Texas were all eastbound on I-90 at approximately 7:18 Thursday evening when the vehicle being driven by Teketel attempted to merge into the right lane from the acceleration/deceleration lane next to the vehicle being driven by Moya. The State Patrol reported that Moya braked to avoid a collision, but his vehicle was then rear-ended by the semi being driven by Hoffman.
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Texas man killed in motorcycle crash on Interstate 35

A man from Texas was killed Thursday afternoon when the motorcycle he was operating struck the rear of a vehicle on Interstate 35 in Clinton County. Fifty-year-old Stephen Doby of Crowley, Texas, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. A trooper reported that due to traffic congestion from...
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Serious injuries reported in Central Texas crash

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) - A serious crash at the intersection of Mountain Lion Road and Sundance Drive injured multiple people Thursday morning. The crash happened around 2:15 a.m. Emergency officials received reports of a hit-and-run crash. Police and firefighters arrived to find a car that had struck several trees.