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UPDATE: Fiery wreck claims life of Hallsville man

GREGG COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A fatality wreck involving a Halliburton 18-wheeler and a one-ton pick-up truck claimed the life of a Hallsville man, Wednesday afternoon.

The accident occurred on Hwy 149 at the Lake Cherokee Bridge.

According to officials on the scene, the one-ton truck crossed the road into the path of the 18-wheeler; upon impact, the pick-up burst into flames.

Jeremy Lundi, 34, of Hallsville died in the accident.

The driver of the 18-wheeler was transferred to Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview, with non-life threatening injuries.

It took emergency crews hours to clear the scene of the accident.

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