Weekend crash claims life of East Texas man

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One person is dead after their pickup truck overturned in East Texas over the weekend.

The crash happened around 3:25 p.m. Saturday on FM 139 about five miles south of Joaquin in Shelby County. 

According to DPS troopers a 2004 Ford pickup truck was traveling southbound when it drove off the road and overturned. 

The driver, identified as 56-year-old Christopher Krieg, of Shelbyville, died at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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