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Identity of woman in fatal accident near Beckville released

BECKVILLE, TX (KLTV) - A woman is dead following a crash two miles North of Beckville. Emergency crews were called to 149 just North of Beckville about 4:12 pm Wednesday.

The woman has been identified as 71-year-old Sherran Putman of Beckville.

Officials say that Putman was driving a GMC Sierra 1/2 Ton King Cab and clipped the rear wheels of an 18-wheeler in front of her and then began to spin. A man driving a gravel truck saw her, but couldn't swerve in time.

Putman was the only person inside the truck.

This story is developing.

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