Louisiana man killed in Sabine County wreck Sunday morning

By Jena Johnson - bio | email

SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) – A man was killed after his truck crashed into a tree Sunday morning in Sabine County.

Investigators said a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado pickup driven by Walter Lynn Hutto, 45, of Zwolle, Louisiana, was traveling east on FM 276 when he failed to stop at a intersection, left the roadway and struck a tree. Hutto was ejected from his truck. He died at the scene at 7:50 a.m. Sunday.

Investigators said the accident happened at the intersection of FM 276 and Nine Mile Road, just outside of the Toledo Bend.

Investigators said Hutto was not wearing his seat belt.

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