Beaumont man dies in wreck near Groveton

TRINITY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Beaumont man died Monday night after flipping his car and hitting a tree near Groveton.

Rajesh Puli, 25, died at the scene at 7:45 p.m.

According to the DPS report, Puli was driving a 2011 Kia Rio southbound on U.S. 287 at 7:45 p.m., when he left the road, overturned and struck a tree.

He was wearing a seatbelt. Road conditions were described as wet.

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