WOOD COUNTY (KYTX) - One person is dead in a traffic accident in Wood County.
Texas Department of Public Safety says 80-year-old Richard Dell Fink of Hawkins apparently lost control of his 2002 Trailblazer, left the roadway, and struck a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
DPS says wet road conditions may have attributed to the fatal accident.
Fink was not wearing a seat belt, according to the trooper investigating the wreck.
The accident occurred Wednesday at 11:15 a.m. on FM 14, just north of CR. 3410 in Wood County.