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Motorcyclist killed in Bowie County accident

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BOWIE COUNTY, TX (KSLA) – The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Hooks, Texas.

The accident happened on Highway 82 near the entrance of Texarkana's Red River Army Depot.

Troopers say it appears a 53-year-old man from New Boston was following a fleet of dump trucks when he tried to pass them and ended up hitting one of the trucks leaving the army depot.

The motorcyclist died in the accident. His name has not yet been released.

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