Rusk woman killed in one-vehicle wreck outside Alto

Source: Raycom News Media
Source: Raycom News Media

CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Rusk woman died following a one-vehicle wreck outside Alto Monday morning.

Clarice Elizabeth Clayborne, 30, died at the scene, located on FM 241, 7.3 miles northeast of Alto.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety report, Clayborne was driving a 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser westbound at 11:10 a.m. when the rear end of the vehicle started to skid, causing the vehicle to slide counterclockwise. She slid across the eastbound lane and went through the south side of the road. The vehicle began to overturn to its left side and struck a tree.

Clayborne was not wearing a seatbelt.

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