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U-Turn Accident Leaves One Dead in Jim Wells County

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JIM WELLS COUNTY (Kiii News) -

A driver was killed trying to make a u-turn on Highway 359 in Jim Wells County Tuesday night.

The accident happened just before 6:30 p.m., about six miles north of Alice. Department of Public Safety investigators said 62-year old Johnny Wayne Martin from Alice tried was struck from behind while trying to make a u-turn.

Martin was not wearing his seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. He died at the scene.