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Merkel man killed in Jones County truck crash

Published On: Dec 24 2013 06:16:08 AM CST
Updated On: Sep 16 2013 03:55:19 PM CDT
Davis truck wreck Jones County
JONES COUNTY, Texas -

A 30-year-old Merkel man was killed when he wrecked his truck late Sunday night in Jones County.

 Waylon Eugene Davis apparently crashed on FM 126 about 10:30 p.m. Sunday but the accident wasn't discovered until early Monday morning, Department of Public Safety Trooper Fred Biddle said.

Biddle said Davis was driving north on FM 126 when he lost control and rolled his truck.

He was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected.  Davis was pronounced dead at the scene.