Jacksonville man killed in one vehicle crash

Jacksonville man killed in one vehicle crash

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A Jacksonville man was killed in a one vehicle crash Sunday evening.

Highway Patrol officials say around 8:50 p.m., troopers responded to a one vehicle wreck on Farm-to-Market Road 22 about 3.3 miles southeast of Jacksonville.

According to officials, Brandon Steven Morton, 35, of Jacksonville was traveling west on FM 22 when for an unknown reason, the vehicle went off the road to the north. Morton over-corrected and skid off the southside of the roadway, striking a tree.

Morton was transported to a Jacksonville hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The crash remains under investigation.

Copyright 2018 KLTV. All rights reserved.