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A better coverage of showers and thunderstorms will begin tomorrow with the best coverage of rain around Thursday and Friday. Some locally heavy rains will be possible with gusty winds and frequent lightning strikes in the heavier cells. Withe more clouds, temperatures will be a little cooler for afternoon highs.
Driver identified in fatal Orange County accident
Authorities have identified the driver in a fatal one-vehicle accident at about 5:30 a.m. Monday in Orange County, according to information from the Texas Department of Public Safety.
The driver was positively identified Tuesday morning as 30-year-old Joshua Thurmond of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Davis said.
The driver of a 2008 Ford truck was traveling west on Interstate 10 near Highway 62 when the driver left the roadway for an unknown reason and struck a light fixture, Trooper Stephanie Davis said. Upon impact, the truck caught fire.
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