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Man killed in ATV collision with tree in Tyler Co.

TYLER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

Saturday morning a Colmesneil man was killed in an ATV collision with a tree.

According to the DPS report, Gary Vermus Pitts Jr., 35, was driving a 1998 Yamaha ATV northbound on County Road 3725, just two miles south of Recreational Road 255.

The report says Pitts left the roadway and struck a tree.

At 5:50 a.m.Pitts was pronounced dead on scene by Justice of the Peace Milton Powers, next of kin has been notified.

The accident was investigated by Trooper J. Moses.

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