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Police: Speed a factor in fatal Longview wreck

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LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Longview Police believe speed was a factor in a wreck Wednesday afternoon that killed one person and sent three others to the hospital.

Police said four people were in a single cab truck when the wreck happened, around 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of Airline Road and Skyline Drive in Longview.  Two of them where in the cab and the other two, including 18-year-old Cristian Ali Monreal were sitting in the bed of the truck.

Cristian Ali Monreal died from his injuries.

The driver of the truck was given a ticket for failure to control speed.

The condition of the three people who were hospitalized has not been released.

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