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Victim of fatal wreck ID’d as Port Arthur man

Port Arthur Police has identified Lorenzo Saucedo, 39, of Port Arthur as the victim in Friday’s fatal collision.

First responders were called to the scene of a head-on crash between a Ram truck and a Nissan Armada about 4 a.m. Friday to the 3500 block of Texas 82. Police believe the driver of the Nissan, identified as Saucedo, crossed over into the other lane, striking the other vehicle head-on. This caused the Nissan to roll, according to information from PAPD.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the occupants of the Ram truck were brought to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.