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Man texting and driving loses control, hits utility pole on Loop 323

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TYLER, TX (KLTV) -
Tyler police are investigating a wreck that happened around 3:20 a.m. Tuesday,  just west of the intersection of Loop 323 and Paluxy Drive.

Police say a man was texting and driving eastbound on the Loop when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a utility pole. The vehicle ended up in a drainage canal.

Police say no one was injured, but that the outside lane of Loop 323 will close sometime later today when Oncor crews arrive to replace the pole.

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