Longview boy killed in weekend car accident

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A one-vehicle weekend accident in Smith County claims the life of a 6-year-old Longview boy and injures 3 others.

Highway Patrol reports the accident happened just after 3:30 Saturday afternoon on I-20 about 6 miles east of Lindale.

DPS officials say the vehicle was westbound on the interstate when it ran off the roadway and overturned.

Carter Mayes was transported to Children's Hospital in Dallas, where he was pronounced dead at 5:00 P. M, Saturday.

The driver of the vehicle, Paige Mayes, 35, Cooper Mayes, 7, and Maggie Mayes, 5, were listed in stable condition at ETMC in Tyler.

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