Victim identified in rollover accident on FM 850

Victim identified in rollover accident on FM 850

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A 55-year-old man has died in a one vehicle accident in Smith County.

Around 8:10 am, DPS responded to fatality accident involving an overturned vehicle on FM 850 south of 31 Kilgore Hwy. The man was later identified as Samuel Blackbird of Tyler.

DPS says Blackbird lost control of his SUV, left the roadway and struck a tree. Troopers are trying to determine the cause of the crash.

Blackbird, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was the lone occupant of the SUV.

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