Man dies in one-car accident on US 69 near Woodville

Man dies in one-car accident on US 69 near Woodville

A motorist died after a one-car accident on US 69 near Woodville, the Texas Department of Public Safety reports.

The accident occurred in Tyler County on Wednesday, Nov. 2, about 2 p.m., approximately five miles south of Woodville.

A 2014 Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling southbound on US 69. For an unknown reason, the driver crossed the center dividing line, overcorrected and drove off the roadway. After traveling off the roadway, the vehicle struck a tree.

The driver of the vehicle, 45-year-old Marcus Glenn of Jasper, was transported to St. Elizabeth's hospital. Glenn did not survive his injuries and was pronounced dead by emergency room doctors.

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