Hemphill woman dies in San Augustine County wreck

SAN AUGUSTINE, TX (KTRE) - A woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon in San Augustine County.

According to DPS, Mozell Dupree, 72 of Hemphill, was heading eastbound in a 2008 Chevrolet 4-door on State Highway 21. Just before 5 p.m., her car left the roadway near County Road 134 and struck a tree.

San Augustine Co. Justice of Peace J.D. Miller declared Dupree deceased at 5:39 p.m. at the scene.

Trooper Stephen Lister out of Center investigated the accident, and reported Dupree was wearing a seatbelt.

Her body was taken to Wyman Roberts Funeral Home in San Augustine.

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