DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim
POSTED: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 4:33pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 9:01pm
Ore City, Texas (KETK) — On Tuesday, authorities released the name of the person killed in a Monday evening wreck in Upshur County.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Shahzad Sultan, 33, of Ore City, died after he left the road and hit a tree at around 5 p.m. Sultan was headed east on FM 1649 when he side-skidded and crashed about 2 miles west of Ore City.
Justice of the Peace Lyle Potter pronounced him dead at the scene.
No other vehicles were involved in the accident.