Woman killed in Paris semi crash

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PARIS, Tex. (KXII) - A woman is dead after a crashing into a semi early Thursday morning.

Paris police said around 6:40 a.m. a semi tractor trailer stopped at the railroad crossing in the 2300 block of SW Loop 286.

They said Ashley Brook Lester, 25, failed to stop and ran into the back of the trailer.

Lester was taken to Paris Regional Medical Center where she later died from her injuries.

The driver of the semi was not injured.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.