One killed in highway 31 accident - - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

One killed in highway 31 accident

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A two vehicle crash on Highway 31 claimed the life of a Tyler man. It happened just before 6 Friday night on Highway 31 East near FM 2279.

DPS troopers said one driver swerved to avoid another vehicle, and went into the eastbound lane, where the two vehicles collided. 76 year old W. F. Bobby Swanson of Tyler, the driver of the second vehicle, died from his injuries.

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