Nacogdoches man killed in one-car wreck in Redland area

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – Jose Perez, 72, of Nacogdoches was killed Saturday morning when his car left the road and crashed into a creek embankment.

Perez was driving southbound on highway 59 near the Redland area.  According to DPS, he went off the road around 9:02 a.m.  He was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Marshall at 9:30 a.m.

Trooper Travis Richnow investigated the accident.  The report says Perez was wearing his seatbelt.

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