TRINITY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Trinity man not wearing a seatbelt was killed immediately after overturning his vehicle on State Highway 19.
According to the DPS report, Shanathan B. Hampton, 29, was driving northbound on Highway 19 at 2:49 p.m., two miles south of Trinity, when he left the road and overturned. He was ejected from the vehicle.
A justice of the peace pronounced him dead at the scene.
According to his Facebook page, Hampton was a 1999 graduate of Lufkin High School.
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