Man killed in Trinity County crash

TRINITY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Village Mills man died following his wreck into a dump truck on US 287 in Trinity County Tuesday morning.

Thomas Stafford, 85, died at the scene, which is located just east of Friday Road.

According to the DPS report, Stafford was driving a 2017 Cadillac SUV east on US 287 at 4:45 a.m. when he drove into the westbound lane and struck the 18-wheeler head-on.

The driver of the dump truck was not injured.

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