East Texas driver killed after leaving roadway near Cushing

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – Daniel Green, 31, of Reklaw was pronounced dead at the scene after his vehicle left the roadway Sunday morning, according to DPS.

Green was driving a 2002 Ford Explorer northbound on FM 2783, a few miles from Cushing in Nacogdoches County.

According to the investigating Trooper John Henley, Green left the road, hit a culvert, and his vehicle overturned.  He was ejected from the driver's seat, and was not wearing a seatbelt.

Green was pronounced dead at 7 a.m. by a Nacogdoches County Justice of the Peace.

DPS could not give a cause for Green leaving the road.

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