An East Texas man is killed after he runs off the road and hits a tree. It happened Saturday around 1:15 p.m. in the 2900 block of South Eastman road, near Neiman Marcus Parkway. Police say the driver, 23-year old Justin Allen Shaw, of Longview was pronounced dead at the scene. A blood sample was sent off for analysis, but police do not believe alcohol played a factor in the crash.
Pizza Deliveryman Robbed
Police are looking for a man who robbed a pizza delivery man in the parking lot of a local restaurant. The victim works for Bucks Pizza in Tyler. He was in the El Chico parking lot Saturday night in the 400 block of the south east loop when he says a man in a ski mask pulled a gun out and demanded all his money. Then, the robber ran away. The suspect is believed to be a black man about six feet tall. Witnesses say he was wearing a long sleeved camouflage shirt and black pants. If you have any information, call Tyler police or Crime Stoppers.
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