Hemphill man dies following motorcycle crash in Brookeland - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Hemphill man dies following motorcycle crash in Brookeland

Source: Raycom Media Source: Raycom Media
JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

A Hemphill man is dead after crashing his motorcycle into a driveway in Brookeland on Tuesday.

Robert Quarles Jr., 54, was traveling southbound on Moss Lane around noon, heading towards FM1007 when he exited the road and crashed into a driveway.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Quarles was not wearing a helmet. He did not appear to be injured on scene and refused to be taken to the hospital.

His condition became worse after leaving the scene and a friend took him to Jasper Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

According to DPS, next of kin has been notified of his passing.

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