Officials have released the name of a man killed in a one-vehicle wreck Thursday night in Longview.

Police said John Billy McAlpin, 84, was driving south on West Loop 281 near Nay Street when his SUV veered into the median for an unknown reason and struck the guardrail.

He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died, according to police.

Several lanes of Loop 281 were closed to traffic after the crash as officers investigated.