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Man killed, woman critically injured in crash near Bellmead

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A husband and wife lose control of their car and get ejected leaving the man dead and the woman critically injured.

It happened on Highway 31 near Pleasant Hill Road east of Bellmead just after 1:00 Saturday afternoon. DPS troopers say the car was going high speeds and somehow lost control and rolled over.  

The passengers, a husband and wife, were not wearing their seatbelts and were ejected. 21 year old Juan Antonio Cerda was pronounced dead at the scene and 24 year old Contessa Marie Cerda was rushed to the hospital for critical injuries. It's unclear her status as of early Saturday evening.

It's unclear what led to the accident.

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