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One fatality Sunday morning on Highway 87

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By Nixie Sanderson

One person has died following a single-vehicle accident early Sunday morning. 

According to information released by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling southbound on Highway 87 approximately six miles south of Texline when the driver, Manuel Arroyo, age 53, of De Queen, Ark., reportedly fell asleep. The DPS report states that at  approximately 3:48 a.m., the vehicle entered the center median and rolled several times before coming to a rest in the northbound lanes.

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