UPDATE: TROUP (KYTX) - DPS has released the identity of the man who died in an overnight accident near Troup.
Marcos Antonio Lopez, 19-year-old of Jacksonville, was pronounced dead on the scene. Lopez was traveling southbound on CR 2177 when he ran off the road, over corrected and struck several trees before it came to a stop.
Lopez was taken to Lighthouse Services in Tyler.
TROUP (KYTX) - An overnight accident in Smith County leaves one person dead.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the wreck happened just after 11:30 Sunday night in the Troup area on County Road 2177 just south of County Road 2180.
DPS is not releasing any information about the exact cause of the accident at this time.