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15-year-old boy dies in rollover crash in Shelby County

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SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

An early morning crash takes the life of a 15-year-old from Shelbyville.

Troopers with Texas Department of Public Safety investigated a Sunday one vehicle crash on FM 417, just west of FM 139.

DPS said at 7:15 a.m., a 2001 GMC pickup was traveling east on FM 417 when the pickup drove off the roadway to the right and struck a concrete culvert before overturning.

DPS said the driver was ejected during the crash and identified as a 15year-old male and was pronounced deceased at the scene. They said a passenger in the pickup is identified as Brittnie Risinger, 19, also from Shelbyville, was transported to a Center hospital for treatment.

The agency continues to investigate the crash.

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