Nacogdoches man dies from injuries in Tuesday wreck

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches man died Wednesday afternoon from injuries he sustained in a wreck Tuesday morning in Nacogdoches County.

A doctor pronounced Francisco Rios-Vasquez, 23, dead at 4:45 p.m. at a Nacogdoches hospital.

Justin Kyle Butler, 24, of San Augustine, is listed in stable condition with broken bones at a Nacogdoches hospital.

According to the Department of Public Safety report, Rios-Vasquez was driving a 2003 Toyota 4-door eastbound on State Highway 21, just east of Nacogdoches, at 6:20 a.m., when he entered the westbound lane and struck Butler's vehicle, a 2006 Ford pickup.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

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