One person dead in Sunday morning two-vehicle crash
Mineola, Texas (KETK) — One man is dead after a two-vehicle wreck near Mineola.
It happened around 10:19 a.m. Sunday on Highway 69 just five miles north of Mineola.
Smith County DPS tells KETK that a car driven by Michael Ray Neagle, 56, of Quitman, was driving northbound on Highway 69 when he veered into the southbound lane.
Neagle was then struck by an 18-wheeler driven by Edward Wilburn, 47, of Pecan Gap, Texas. Neagle was killed on impact.
DPS tells us that Neagle's next of kin was notified and it is unknown if he was wearing a seatbelt.
Wlburn was uninjured and wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
This crash is currently under investigation and we will continue to update you as more information becomes available.