Driver dies after slamming into electrical pole

HOUSTON Deputies say Jason Denbo was driving his 2007 Chevrolet northbound on Highway 249. A witness says Denbo ran a red light at the intersection of Highway 249 and Boudreaux was traveling at a high rate of speed. He lost control of his truck and slammed into a wooden utility pole with the driver's side door. He died on impact.

Deputies say speed and failure to maintain control were major factors in the crash.

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