11-year-old dies in Gray County wreck

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GRAY COUNTY, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — DPS is reporting an 11-year-old boy is dead after a Thursday morning wreck on SH 273 5 miles north of McLean.

Officials say the vehicle was traveling south on SH 273.

For unknown reasons, Vehicle 1 veered off the roadway into the barrow ditch. The driver of Vehicle 1 overcorrected the steering in an attempt to get back on the roadway and lost control of the vehicle.

The 11-year-old was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation. 

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