Houston man killed in East Texas while evading police

By Molly Reuter - bio - email

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A Houston man is killed when he loses control of a motorcycle while evading police.  It happened early Saturday morning on County Road 294 in Smith County.

DPS Troopers say James Sellars, 36 was evading a marked Arp police car when he lost control and hit a tree.  He was taken to East Texas Medical Center in Tyler and pronounced dead.