One Dead In Gregg County Fatal

An East Texas man is killed in a one vehicle accident that happened overnight in Gregg County. A driver veered off the road around 10:30 last night, overcorrected and hit a tree on FM 2906, near Highway 149.

State troopers say 54 year old Joe Billy Beckworth of Tatum died at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt.  The accident remains under investigation.