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Woman dies in Paris highway crash

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PARIS, Texas -- A woman died in a Thursday morning crash along Loop 286 in Paris.

Police said the sequence of events began when an 18-wheeler was stopped at a railroad crossing on the southwest loop shortly after 6:30 a.m. The driver of a car failed to stop and ran into the back of the big rig.

The driver of the car, 25-year-old Ashley Brook Lester, died from her injuries at Paris Regional Medical Center.

The truck driver was not hurt, and Paris police are investigating the fatal crash.

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