Crash in Jasper County leaves one dead

Crash in Jasper County leaves one dead

At approximately 5:20 a.m. on Wednesday, December 9, 2015, the Texas Department of Public Safety received a report of a one-vehicle crash on County Road 701 near Airport Road in Jasper County.

According to trooper Stephanie Davis, a 2009 Toyota passenger vehicle was traveling southbound on CR 701. For an unknown reason, the vehicle left the roadway to the right. The vehicle continued off the roadway and struck a tree.

The driver of the Toyota was 26-year-old Kirbyville resident Jason Thomas Tincher. Tincher was pronounced deceased at the scene by Justice of the Peace Witten.

This is an ongoing crash investigation and there are no further details to be released at this time.