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Bastrop Police believe a man who lost his life may have been a victim of a hit and run.

According to police 40-year-old Mark Ramey was found in a ditch in the 400 block of Collinston Road early Tuesday morning.

Ramey was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police believe Ramey was struck by a vehicle in a hit and run accident.

If you know anything about this incident, please call Bastrop Police or Crimestoppers.

Police in Lake Village, Arkansas are investigating a death at a construction site.

Police say it happened just after 11 a.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Highways 65 and 82.

When officers arrived, workers were trying to dig the man out of a trench box, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

He’s been identified as 53-year-old Rodney Jones of Lake Village.

Jones was working for the Triple E Construction company at the time.

His body has been sent to little rock for an autopsy.

The incident is still under investigation.

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