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Drivers in fatal motorcycle wreck identified

Kendrick Clark. Photo Source: Jessica Squire. Kendrick Clark. Photo Source: Jessica Squire.

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A fiery wreck involving a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle claimed  the life of Kendrick Lee Clark, 23, Tuesday morning.

Clark was a resident of Palestine. The driver of the passenger vehicle was Helen Rice Turner, 71, from Lindale.

Accident investigators determined that Turner was traveling northbound on South Broadway and made a left hand turn on a yellow blinking light into the mall parking lot, when her vehicle was struck by the motorcycle traveling southbound.

According to authorities, both the motorcycle, and its 23-year-old driver caught fire upon impact with the vehicle.

Clark was taken to ETMC where he died from injuries sustained from the crash. Turner was also transported to ETMC for observation.

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