East Texas loses popular watermelon merchant in wreck

We're learning more tonight about a Nacogdoches man killed when he drove into a business on US 59 yesterday. Tonight at 6, Donna McCollum tells you more about the life of the popular watermelon salesman and the accident which ended his life.

A young man has decided to take responsibility for his drunk driving accident which killed his friend. At 6, Francesca Washington takes you inside the courtroom as witnesses describe the deadly night.

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