Center teacher dies in Wednesday morning wreck

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A teacher was killed in a Wednesday morning wreck near Center, a DPS report stated.

According to the report, Roy Ferrell Russell, 68, of Center, was driving his Isuzu pickup on Highway 7, 4.1 miles west of Center, at 7:32 a.m. when he left the road, striking several trees and rolling his pickup several times.

He was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the truck.

He was pronounced dead at 8:21 a.m. at a Center hospital.