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One Dead, One Arrested In Fatal Crash

An overnight crash in Longview claims the life of an East Texan, and investigators say alcohol was a factor. Longview Police say it happened around 3:00 a.m. Sunday Morning in the 1200 block of FM 1845.

Investigators say a vehicle swerved into on-coming traffic and struck a second vehicle. The driver of the vehicle that was hit, David Hensley, 41, of Longview was pronounced dead at the scene.

The first driver, Noel Gonzalez, 26, of Longview, was hospitalized and treated for minor injuries. He was later arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter. He remains in the Gregg County Jail, held without bond.

Bob Hallmark, Reporting.

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