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Kirbyville man dies in one-vehicle wreck on US-96

Source: Raycom News Network Source: Raycom News Network

A 74-year-old Kirbyville man died Friday night after his truck drove through a median on US-96 in Jasper County.

According to the Department of Public Safety report, Cecil Junior McCoy, was driving a 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 northbound in the outside lane on US-96, one mile south of Buna, when the vehicle drove across the left-bound lane and went through a median.

McCoy's truck went into a ditch and airborne across a creek. The vehicle came to rest on the other side facing north.

McCoy was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:04 p.m.

According to the report, he was wearing a seat belt. 

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