1 dead in single vehicle crash in Smith County

1 dead in single vehicle crash in Smith County

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - From the Texas Department of Public Safety:

On August 09, 2018 at approximately 10:10 PM, Troopers responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on FM-346 in Smith County, 0.7 mile west of the city of Whitehouse. 

A preliminary crash investigation revealed that the driver of a 2008 Honda motorcycle, Michael David Moore, 63, of Tyler was traveling westbound on FM 346 when he ran off the roadway, struck a culvert and was ejected from the trike motorcycle.   

Moore, who was not wearing a helmet, was pronounced at the scene by Justice of the Peace James Meredith, he was transported to Lighthouse Mortuary Services in Tyler. 

The crash remains under investigation.

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