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DPS identifies man killed after pickup crashes, overturns in Lake Tyler

The crash remains under investigation.
Credit: CBS19

ARP, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has identified a man killed in a crash near Arp.

According to DPS, around 10:15 a.m., on Friday, troopers responded to a one-vehicle fatal crash on County Road 230, just west of Arp. 

The investigator's preliminary report indicates the driver of a pickup truck, identified as Philip Willis, 37, of Arp, was traveling south on CR 230 when, for an unknown reason, the truck went off the roadway, hit a guardrail and came to rest in Lake Tyler upside down.  

Willis was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was taken to a local funeral home.

The crash remains under investigation. 


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