Man killed in traffic accident on 155

TYLER (KLTV) - The victim in a traffic accident on 155 Monday morning has been named.

Sixty-nine year old James Carnes of Tyler was pronounced dead at the scene. According to DPS, Carnes ran into an eighteen wheeler that was attempting to back up into Wellhead Equipment and Frac Rentals, a business on 155.

Traffic was reduced to one lane in each direction while the wreck was cleared.