An East Texas teen was killed and another critically injured late yesterday afternoon following a car accident just south of Kennard.
According to DPS officials, 17 year old Michael Cagle died from injuries after the car he was a passenger in lost control on county road 4625 and slid into a group of trees. Investigators say he was wearing a seatbelt.
The driver of the car, 20-year old Devon Parrish of Crockett, was not wearing a seatbelt, according to a DPS report. Parrish was transported to the ETMC in Tyler with internal injuries. He's listed in critical condition.