POSTED: Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 12:49pm
UPDATED: Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 2:16pm
Nacogdoches County, Texas (KETK) — One man is dead in an auto-pedestrian accident early this morning.
It happened around 12:09 a.m. Saturday morning on U.S. Highway 259.
According to Angelina County DPS, Roy/John Wesley Salley, 21, of Dallas, was walking on U.S. 259 in the northbound outside lane when he was hit by an oncoming vehicle.
Officials say that Joseph Corley, of Nacogdoches, was driving a truck when he struck the Salley.
Salley was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge Leeanne Goerner at 12:25 a.m.
Salley's next of kin has been notified.