One killed in Madison County crash

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The Department of Public Safety reports a TDCJ guard was killed Wednesday morning in a one vehicle traffic crash in Madison County.

DPS investigating troopers were still on the scene Wednesday morning on Highway 21 east of Madisonville near North Zulch.

A DPS spokesperson said a 2003 Ford Expedition driven by 28-year-old Sasha Lacombe of Madisonville was eastbound at what an investigating trooper described as an unsafe speed in the rain when the driver lost control, the vehicle went into a side skid and rolled over multiple times.

The driver was described as ” not wearing her seatbelt properly.”

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the victim was being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

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