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One Dead In Semi-Truck Fire

One dead in semi-truck fire.  A crash involving 4 vehicles total claimed the life of  56-year-old Roland Duane Davis, Sr. of Terrell, Texas when his 18-wheelers crashed involving two other vehicles and another semi-truck Monday morning on Highway 281 just three miles south of Ben Bolt in Alice, TX. The four vehicles were traveling southbound at approximately 5 a.m. when a semi-truck veered to the left for an unknown reason, unable to maintain his lane. The truck rode the guard rail for a short distance before hitting the right guard rail and landing on its side, according to the Department of Public Safety Trooper Charlie Ramirez. According...
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Five Die In A Fiery Crash On I-30

Fort Worth - One of the victims of a fiery crash in Fort Worth Sunday was headed home from an engagement party with her fiance when an 18-wheeler hit her and others standing in the road trying to help the victim of an earlier crash, police said Sunday. Fort Worth police officer Tamara Pena said the first crash occurred around 2:30 a.m. Sunday when a westbound motorist drove into a concrete barrier in the center of I-30 near Oakland Boulevard. Police said they did not know what caused the initial crash. A total of 17...
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Teen killed in crash after semi runs red light

A 15-year-old girl was killed and two other people were hospitalized when a tractor-trailer ran a red light and crashed into the vehicle she was riding in, according to Department of Public Safety officials. The crash happened about 8:30 p.m. Thursday along the northbound SH 130 service road near Parmer Lane. DPS said Delia Ramirez died shortly after midnight at University Medical Center Brackenridge. Ramirez was a sophomore at Del Valle High School. Margarita Ramirez, 37, was was also taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries, and a 22-month-old child was taken with serious...
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