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Texas teen killed after gravel hauler collides with car, Lewisville police say

A teen was killed Saturday morning at a Lewisville intersection after a gravel hauler collided with a car, police said.
A teen was killed Saturday morning at a Lewisville intersection after a gravel hauler collided with a car, police said.

A North Texas teen was killed and three other people were injured Saturday when a gravel hauler collided with a car at an intersection, police said Sunday.

Of the three, two suffered critical injuries, police said.

The victim was identified as Alexandra Lynch, 13, of Bowie, who was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s website on Sunday.

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Alexandra died at 11:44 a.m. Saturday and a ruling on her death is pending an autopsy.

The crash was reported shortly before 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Farm Market Road 544 and a Texas 121 service road.

Police noted a traffic signal light is at the intersection, and one of the drivers ran a red light. Investigators had not determined which one.

The gravel hauler T-boned the car on the passenger side, police said.

The victim was sitting in a back seat of the car at the time of the crash, police said.

The car was driven by a 37-year-old Sanger woman who was taken to a Plano hospital after the accident. Her condition was not available on Sunday.

The woman’s children, a 13-year-old daughter and a 9-year-old son, were in the car and they suffered critical injuries, police said.

The 35-year-old driver of the gravel hauler was not injured.

Investigators do not believe alcohol was a factor in the fatal wreck.

Police continued on Sunday to investigate the crash.

Domingo Ramirez Jr.: 817-390-7763,@mingoramirezjr
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