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.