Police are investigating a car crash that killed Beaumont native, Marvel Bushnell, 39, at early in the evening yesterday on US 259 in Nacogdoches County.

After Texas DPS troopers responded to the accident report, a preliminary crash was conducted that indicates a 2017 Dodge pickup towing a trailer was traveling north on US 259 when the vehicle drove across the southbound lanes and struck a tree.

The crash remains under investigation. Refresh for updates.