28-year-old Shelbyville man dies in 1-vehicle wreck on FM 139

28-year-old Shelbyville man dies in 1-vehicle wreck on FM 139

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A one-vehicle wreck on FM 139 claimed the life of a 28-year-old Shelbyville man Wednesday night.

According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the wreck occurred about three miles north of Huxley on FM 139. DPS troopers responded to the crash at about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday.

The preliminary crash report shows that Robert Jones was driving a 2002 Oldsmobile passenger car south on FM 139 when the vehicle went off the road to the left and struck a utility pole.

Justice of the Peace Marla Denby pronounced Jones dead at the scene of the wreck.

The crash is still under investigation.

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