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Get set for a cold night

Good Evening,

Lee Peck in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for Nightcast.

There are still a lot of unanswered questions in the deaths of a Jennings couple. Today family and friends of Charles and Ketrenna Williams said their final goodbyes. We'll have more from the funeral.

And get set for another cold night. A freeze warning goes into effect after midnight. Meteorologist Cedric Haynes has your forecast.

Plus, we can't get enough of this morning's "Polar Plunge." If you missed this story at six, this is something you'll want see… nearly 20 people braved the cold waters for a good cause.  

Also the latest on the search for a Tampa man who disappeared when a sinkhole opened up underneath his bedroom.

 We'll see you tonight at ten for these stories and more. Until then we're always on at kplctv.com.

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    Two people are dead following a single-vehicle crash that happened east of Lake Charles early Thursday morning, state police said.

    Sgt. James Anderson with Louisiana State Police Troop D said the crash occurred shortly before 1 a.m. on La. 3020 near Catalina Street. 

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    Sgt. James Anderson with Louisiana State Police Troop D said the crash occurred shortly before 1 a.m. on La. 3020 near Catalina Street. 

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    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:00 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:00:32 GMT
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    The DeRidder Police Department has posted surveillance video of the Tuesday, July 25 incident on its Facebook page.

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    DeRidder police are looking for a man caught on video attempting to steal a bag from an unlocked car parked at a gas station pump. 

    The DeRidder Police Department has posted surveillance video of the Tuesday, July 25 incident on its Facebook page.

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    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:26 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:26:13 GMT
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