Woman dies in ATV wreck in Polk County

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POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Houston woman died Sunday afternoon after driving an ATV into a tree on a Polk County road.

According to the DPS report, Vanessa Lee Rangel, 20, was traveling northbound on a 1988 Honda ATV at 3:30 p.m. on Nursery Road at an unsafe speed when she left the road and hit a tree.

Rangel was pronounced dead at 4:48 p.m. at a Livingston hospital.

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