Man dies from injuries suffered in Polk Co. wreck

POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Houston man died from injuries sustained in a wreck four days after hitting a semi-trailer while driving south of Livingston, according to a DPS report.

Walter Wayne Kirton, of Ace, was about to back his trailer into a driveway on FM 2610, about 13 miles south of Livingston, around 9:05 p.m. on Sept. 3. As his trailer was still in the road, Elton Plaisance, 76, hit it.

Plaisance died Tuesday morning at his home.