Tyler Man Killed in Rollover Accident

A Tyler man has been killed after flipping his pick-up truck on a Smith County road. The accident early Friday happened on Rhones Quarter Road, about 2 miles South of the city limits.

Department of Public Safety reports show 44-year-old Lester David Hulfachor was driving north when his1991 Chevrolet truck swerved and hit a guard rail.

The truck slid down the rail about 300 ft before flipping over and landing in a creek. Hulfachor was ejected and died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

Chris Gibson, reporting