Car Wreck Kills Canton Texas Man
A Canton man is dead following a Saturday morning wreck.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, troopers responded to a crash on State Highway 198, about four miles northeast of Canton, just before 6:15 a.m.
The preliminary crash report indicates the driver of a car, identified as Donald James Long, 29, of Canton, was traveling northeast on SH 198 approaching a curve in the roadway. For an unknown reason, the vehicle left the roadway to the west, traveled along a ditch and struck a driveway. The car then went airborne, hitting a fence post then a tree.