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Indiana-bound pickup wrecks on Texas interstate, kills 3

HOOKS, Texas – Investigators say three people bound for Indiana have been killed and several hurt in a pickup truck rollover accident on Interstate 30 in northeast Texas.

The Texas Department of Public Safety said the wreck happened around dawn Monday on eastbound I-30 in Bowie County near Hooks.

DPS officials told KSLA-TV ( that seven people were in the truck and the driver might have fallen asleep.

DPS said three people died at the scene. Several others were injured and transported to hospitals. Details on the victims weren't immediately released.

Further details weren't immediately available.

Investigators said the truck apparently was headed from Mexico to Indiana.