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Winona man dies in crash with hog

A 24-year-old man from Winona died Sunday morning after striking and hog and losing control of...
A 24-year-old man from Winona died Sunday morning after striking and hog and losing control of his vehicle in Smith County.(VNL)
Published: Oct. 19, 2021 at 8:23 AM CDT
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TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - A 24-year-old man from Winona died Sunday morning after striking a hog and losing control of his vehicle in Smith County.

According to the preliminary report on Sunday at 9:43 p.m., Troopers responded to a fatal crash on FM-757 approximately four miles southeast of the city of Winona in Smith County.

The investigators’ initial report indicated that the driver of a 2008 Lexus was traveling northbound on FM-757 and struck a hog that was in the middle of the road causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle.

The car went off the roadway to the west and struck a tree, stated officials.

Aaron T. Lee, 24, of Winona, was the driver he was transported to UT Health East Texas in Tyler where he later died, stated the report.

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