Tyler man dies in Shelby Co. wreck

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - An oil field worker from Tyler died Monday evening after striking a tree just off FM 2428 near Joaquin, according to a DPS report.

Kevin N. Greer, 43, left the roadway in his 2008 Dodge truck and struck the tree at 4:55 p.m., the report stated. A justice of the peace pronounced him dead at the scene at 5:15 p.m.

Greer was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the wreck, the report stated.