East Texas Man Killed In Head-On Crash

A Coldspring man is dead after a head-on collision on a San Jacinto County highway.

Twenty-four year-old David Roberts was headed south on Highway 156 when he was hit by a car headed in his direction.

Angel Ortega of Livingston was driving that car. Troopers say he was speeding in the northbound lane when he crossed over into the south lane and crashed into Roberts.

Roberts died at the scene.