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Hurd charged with 1st degree murder

ALLEYTON — On June 16 at approximately 1:20 p.m., Colorado County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a motor vehicle crash at State Highway 90 and Farm-to-Market Road 102 in Alleyton, in which Kayla Kashawn Hurd, 21, of Eagle Lake, the driver of the vehicle, advised that she had been robbed.

The information obtained from at the initial crash led to the discovery of another motor vehicle crash nearby on Taylor Street. The vehicle on Taylor Street was on fire and had driven off the roadway into a wooded area.

The Columbus Volunteer Fire Department extinguished the fire and it was discovered that a person was deceased inside the vehicle.



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