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One dead in crash involving truck, 18-wheeler

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Tyler Police have confirmed that one person is dead after a truck collided with an 18-wheeler late Sunday night.

Authorities said it happened at approximately 9:50 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 64 West and Loop 323 in Tyler. Police said upon initial investigation, it appears a gray Chevy Silverado pickup rear-ended a semi-truck while it was stopped in the westbound lane.

Police said the driver appeared to die instantly upon impact.

There's no word on the semi-truck driver's injuries, and police are not identifying the victim in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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