Overton man killed in Rusk County wreck
By Staff Reports
Jan. 5, 2018 at 10:14 a.m.
Updated Jan. 5, 2018 at 1:37 p.m.
One person was killed in a one-vehicle crash Friday morning after his vehicle struck a tree in Rusk County, according to the Texas Department of Public Transportation.
Troopers responded to the wreck at 7:30 a.m. on Texas 42, about two miles south of New London.
Zachary Hunter Reynolds, 21, of Overton was driving south on the road when he veered off to the left, causing the vehicle to hit a tree and catch fire.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by Rusk County Justice of the Peace Jerdy Wolverton, according to DPS.