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LA man dies in Shelby County wreck

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

(KTRE) - A Louisiana man has died after his vehicle overturned in Shelby County Saturday evening.

Ricardo Debonair Brown, 23, of Logansport, Louisiana was traveling southbound on FM 139, about 11 miles southeast of Shelbyville.  He was towing a trailer on a 1990 International truck. The truck left the road on a curve, striking a concrete culvert. The vehicle overturned and Brown was ejected.

Brown was taken to Louisiana State University Hospital in Shreveport where he died Sunday around 3:15 p.m.

Brown was not wearing a seatbelt.

Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Zachary Mills investigated the fatal crash.

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