Nacogdoches Boy Killed

A 1-year-old Nacogdoches boy has been killed in a one vehicle accident.

According to the Department of Public Safety, at 1:10 p.m. yesterday, a car driven by Gabrielle Smallwood, of Nacogdoches, was headed south bound on FM 2251 in Angelina County.   Smallwood fell asleep at the wheel causing her car to leave the roadway hitting a utility pole.  Smallwood did not have any injuries, but her son, Maleek Smallwood, was transported to Herman Hospital in Houston.  He was buckled in a safety seat during the accident.

He died of his injuries at 8:02 p.m. in Houston.