Identity released of person killed in Houston Co. wreck

HOUSTON COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - One person has died following a vehicle wreck near Crockett Tuesday morning.

According to dispatchers with the Houston County Sheriff's Office, the accident occurred around 10:15 a.m. It occurred on State Highway 19 South, one mile outside of Crockett.

Antonio Matta, 74, of LaPorte was driving north towards Crockett.

Matta lost control of his 2008 Chevy Silverado, he left the roadway to the right, and rolled several time before landing on the right side.

He was pronounced dead by Judge Clyde Black. The scene was cleared at 1:04 p.m.

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