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Missing Houston man found dead in Walker County

Henry Schelsteder was on his way to make a delivery to north Texas last week but never arrived.
Henry Schelsteder was on his way to make a delivery to north Texas last week but never arrived.
Henry Schelsteder was on his way to make a delivery to north Texas last week but never arrived.(KBTX)
Published: May. 9, 2022 at 7:36 PM CDT
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MADISONVILLE, Texas (KBTX) -The Texas Department of Public Safety confirms a missing Houston man was found dead Monday in a wrecked vehicle in Walker County.

Details were not immediately available, but a spokesman says it appears Henry Schelsteder may have had a medical episode prior to his passing.

The cause of death and crash remains under investigation, said state troopers.

Schelsteder, 69, was reported missing last week after attempting to make a delivery to Dallas. His family said he was last heard from when he was on I-45 near Madisonville but never heard from him afterward.

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Posted by Madison County Sheriff's Office Texas on Saturday, May 7, 2022

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