Shepherd man dies after driving into tree

SAN JACINTO COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - SAN JACINTO COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - A Shepherd man died Saturday morning after driving into a tree.

According to the Department of Public Safety report, Kenneth Wayne Walker, 56, was driving a 2001 GMC Yukon LL eastbound on FM 223 at 1:29 a.m. when he left the road and struck a tree. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

A justice of the peace pronounced him dead on the scene at 1:34 a.m.