Athens Man Killed In Accident

An accident in Henderson County has claimed the life of a 58-year-old Athens man. The accident happened around 10:00 a.m.onFM 2495, near the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center. Athens police say Gary Wayne Ridenhour was headed East in his truck when he veered off the road and hit a tree. Police say there were no break marks on the road. Ridenhour is believed to have a history of medical problems including seizures. His body has been sent to Dallas for autopsy.

Chris Gibson, reporting