One person killed in afternoon accident

Posted By Jessica Boyd - email

By Philippe Djegal - email

TYLER, TX (KLTV)- An afternoon accident claims at least one life.

The accident occurred on Highway 155 and Big Eddy Road in Noonday at around 3:00 p.m., Saturday June 18th.

According to Texas DPS, a Dodge truck was trying to make a left hand turn when it was struck head-on by a white passenger car, that ran a red light.

Investigators say the driver of the white car died at the scene. The body was taken away by Community Funeral Home of Tyler.

The name of the person killed has not been released at this point.

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