JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Woodville man has died following a two-vehicle wreck on US 190 in Jasper County.
Averil Gore, 51, died at a Jasper hospital at 2:23 p.m.
According to DPS, Gore was driving a 2002 Dodge pickup east on Highway 190 at 1 p.m. when he crossed the center line and into the path of a 2013 Western truck tractor semi-trailer, driven by Raymond Gilkey, 35, of Livingston. Gilkey moved to the shoulder of the road to avoid colliding, but the Dodge struck the front left portion of the 18-wheeler.
A passenger of the pickup was taken to a Jasper hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
Gilkey is at a hospital with serious injuries.