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Palestine teen killed in auto-ped accident

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A Palestine teenager was killed when he was struck by a pick-up truck.

18-year-old, Nehemias Velasquez was walking in the roadway on Crocket Road near Oakland Street on Saturday when he was struck by a passing Chevy truck.

Fire and EMS responded to the scene to assist him, but Valeasques succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by Justic e of the Peace Carl Davis.

Police do not expect to file any charges in the death of Mr. Velasquez.

Police will release any additional information when it becomes available.

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