Coldspring man dies in 1-vehicle accident in Polk Co.

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A 22 year old man is dead after his car left a roadway in Polk County on Friday morning.

According to DPS, Terry Holcomb of Coldspring was driving East bond on FM 1988 West, in a white Honda, CRX, when it left the roadway and ended up on the bank of Temple Creek just south of Mt. Rose.

The crashed vehicle was discovered shortly after 9 a.m. Friday morning.

Troopers said that preliminary evidence shows that the vehicles brakes were never applied.

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