1 dead, 3 injured in Shelby Co. wreck

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - One person is dead and three injured following a two-vehicle wreck in Shelby County Thursday afternoon.

DPS spokesman Trooper David Hendry said the wreck involves a Dodge pickup and 18-wheeler on State Highway 7, east of Center at 2:50 p.m. The 18-wheeler was headed east and the Dodge was headed west. The driver of the Dodge turned left in front of the 18-wheeler and was struck.

Hendry said there were three people in the Dodge. One passenger was killed, and the driver and another passenger were taken by helicopter to a Shreveport hospital. The driver of the 18-wheeler was taken to a Center hospital.

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