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18 Wheeler rollover leaves driver dead

WILLS POINT, TX (KLTV) -

A late Saturday night rollover has left one man dead.

Canton DPS officials tell KLTV that the driver of the 18 wheeler identified as 51 year old Geral Pankey Jr of Georgia was pronounced dead at the scene.

DPS tells us that witnesses say they saw the 18 wheeler traveling eastbound on I-20 veering off the right side of the road. From there the 18 wheeler rolled onto its left side and skidded a couple hundred feet.

Geral Pankey were told has had a history of heart attacks, but it is not certain what caused this incident. An autopsy has been ordered.

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