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At 2:49 Friday afternoon, Troopers responded to a fatal motorcycle crash on CR-1970, approximately four miles southwest of Yantis in Wood County. The investigator’s preliminary report indicates that the driver of a 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle, Leslie Gail Glover, 42, of Sulpher Springs, and her passenger, Aaron Grant Turner, 44, of Bullard, were traveling south on CR-1970. The driver lost control of the motorcycle, veering to the left and right before entering a side skid on its left side, ejecting the occupants.
Glover was killed as a result of the crash and taken to Murray Orwosky Funeral Home in Sulpher Springs. Paramedics transported Turner to Christus Trinity Mother Francis Hospital – Tyler in stable condition.