Wreck claims life of Splendora mechanic

POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Splendora man died following a one-vehicle wreck near Corrigan Wednesday afternoon.

According to the DPS report, Robert Lee Bozarth, an 81-year-old mechanic, was driving his 1991 Chevy pickup westbound on U.S. 287 at 1:21 p.m. when he left the road and hit a culvert.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.