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UPDATE: 1 fatality in accident near UT Tyler

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler Police have responded to a serious accident in the 3100 block of University Blvd.

Tyler Fire Chief Tim Johnson confirms that there is one fatality.

University Boulevard is closed from Gail Lane to Lazy Creek Drive.

Police say the driver of the car made an illegal turn onto Patriot Drive, when another vehicle hit it, flipping the car over. That's when the car went up in flames.

Crews are on the scene, more details will be posted as they become available.

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