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Louisiana man dead following crash in Martin Co.

DPS reports the area of the crash was foggy and the roads were wet.
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MARTIN COUNTY, Texas — A Shreveport man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Martin County.

DPS reported that Stephone Taylor II, 25, was driving a Ford F-150 east on SH 176.

A semi-truck was traveling north on FM 3033 at the same time and stopped at the intersection of the two streets before beginning to cross SH 176.

Taylor then struck the trailer being towed by the semi-truck.

DPS reports the area was foggy and the roads were wet.

Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

The other driver was not injured.

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