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Zachary crash leaves one person dead, others hurt

1 year 9 months 1 week ago February 26, 2015 Feb 26, 2015 Thursday, February 26 2015 February 26, 2015 8:45 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

ZACHARY - One person died and two others were severely injured in a crash Thursday evening.

Police said the driver of a sedan turned in front of on-coming traffic and was hit by a utility truck towing a trailer. The truck hit the car on the passenger side and killed the person sitting in passenger's side seat. The driver and a second passenger were hurt.

Investigators said the driver was turning east onto Highway 64 from Old Scenic and failed to yield at a solid green light.

Police did not release the identities of those involved. They could not provide information on the injuries of the driver of the utility truck.

The investigation continues and more will be released later. Check back for updates.
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