Gladewater teen killed in Harrison County wreck


A Gladewater teenager was killed Thursday in a one-vehicle wreck west of Harleton in Harrison County.

Bobbie Renee Burke, 17, was a passenger in a car that was traveling south on County Road 4310 seven miles west of Harleton when the driver lost control of the vehicle at a curve in the road and struck a tree, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The wreck happened at 12:48 a.m. Thursday.

Harrison County Pct. 2 Justice of the Peace Clarice Watkins pronounced Burke dead at the scene.

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