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Update: Man charged in death of 74 year old on Brownsboro roadway

Shawn Upchurch (Henderson County) Shawn Upchurch (Henderson County)

Update: Shawn Upchurch, 35, of Gun Barrel City, has been charged with intoxicated manslaughter in the death of Horton Bunch. Upchurch is being held on $1,000,000.00 bond in the Henderson County jail.

A 74 year old man has been killed while standing beside his vehicle on an East Texas roadway.

The accident happened about 1:30 pm yesterday afternoon. Horton Bunch of Brownsboro was standing outside of his parked truck on FM 3204 just east of Brownsboro in Henderson County when his truck was struck by another vehicle traveling along the same road. Bunch's truck then struck him, killing him.

It's not known at this time why Bunch was standing outside of his truck.

The DPS report did not indicate if the driver of the other vehicle, Shawn Upchurch of Gun Barrel City, was ticketed.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com

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