1 dead in Sabine Co. wreck

Source: ToledoChronicle.com
Source: ToledoChronicle.com

SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - One person is dead following a wreck in Sabine County early Thursday.

Clifford Woods, 39, of Jasper, died when his 2011 Jeep Cherokee left the road and struck a tree.

DPS spokesman David Hendry said the accident occurred at 3:17 a.m. on State Highway 83, two miles west of Hemphill.

When troopers arrived, the vehicle was engulfed in flames.

Woods was pronounced dead on scene by Sabine County Judge, Charles E. Watson around 4:16a.m.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the initial cause of death.

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