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THP: Weakley County Man Dies in One Vehicle Crash

WEAKLEY COUNTY, Tenn. -- A West Tennessee man has died after a one vehicle crash late Wednesday afternoon.

According to investigators with the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Wayne D. Lyles ,74, of Martin was killed just around 5:15 p.m. about 5 miles north of Martin on State Highway 118.

Troopers said Lyles was driving north when his SUV left the right side of the highway, struck a sign, a mailbox and a tree.

According to the THP, Lyles was not wearing his safety belt. The cause of the crash is under investigation.