Crash kills Lamar County detention officer

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PARIS, Tex. (KXII) -- Police say 55-year-old officer Maggie Valentin was riding in a car going south on main street around 1:45 a.m, just before the county road 42000 turn off.

They believe the driver lost control of the car, causing it to roll.

Police say Valentin was ejected from the car and was taken to a local hospital, where she later died.

The driver was also injured, no word on their condition.

Police are still investigating what caused the crash.