Failure to yield cost E. Texas man his life

TITUS COUNTY, TX (KLTV) – Failure to yield right of way at a stop sign cost a Pittsburg man his life.

Leroy Jenkins, 81, was traveling south on FM 2348 when he failed to stop before turning onto State Hwy 11.

His Buick was struck by a Dodge Ram 3500.

According to the police report, Jenkins was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

No word if the driver of the truck sustained any injuries from the collision.

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