Smith County Accident Leaves One Dead, One injured

One person is dead and another seriously injured after an early morning accident.
It happened just before 2 a.m. Sunday in Smith County, on Highway 155 near South FM 16.
DPS reports say an SUV ran off the road, overcorrected and skid into oncoming traffic, stricking the front left side of a pickup.
The driver of the pickup, 26-year-old Cedric Shayron Francis of Lindale, died at the scene.
He was not wearing a seatbelt. The driver of the SUV is listed in fair condition at ETMC in Tyler.

Maya Golden reporting, mgolden@kltv.com