Wreck claims life of San Augustine man

SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A San Augustine man was killed and two others were injured in an early morning Tuesday wreck near San Augustine, according to a DPS report.

The report stated Lorenza White, 22, of Center was driving a 2002 Chevy Tahoe with two passengers at a high-rate of speed on FM 1277 when he lost control, left the road and hit a tree, about six-tenths of a mile west of San Augustine, at about 12:30 a.m.

Yarvidie Clark, 19, was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:24 a.m.

White and the other passenger, Curmanius Kelley, 18, of San Augustine are listed in stable condition at a San Augustine hospital.

While the two who survived were wearing a seatbelt, White was not.