SHELBY COUNTY – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) responded to a one-vehicle crash this afternoon, November 21, 2019, on FM 139, about one mile east FM 2427.
The preliminary crash investigation indicates at approximately 3:10 p.m., 2003 International truck tractor transporting logs was traveling west on FM 139 at an unsafe speed and overturned; spilling a load of logs into the roadway.
The driver is identified as 56-year-old Mark Lathan from Nacogdoches. Lathan was not injured during the crash.
Motorist are urged to use caution in this area while cleanup efforts are being conducted.
No additional information is available at this time.