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Driver of 18-Wheeler Dies in Katy Accident

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An 18-Wheeler accident in Katy on Interstate 10 has left the driver dead. The westbound side of the freeway was shut down for hours while the roadway could be cleared and the accident investigated.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office says the man lost control and hit a large street sign around 4:30 a.m. on Interstate 10 at Magnolia. The driver was ejected from the truck and pronounced dead at the scene.

No other vehicles or people were involved in the accident. The police are still investigating and the cause is not yet known.

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