HARRISON COUNTY, Texas (KTAL/KSHV) – A Shreveport man is dead and another was seriously injured after their car crashed into multiple trees in East Texas.
The accident happened shortly after 8:30 p.m. Sunday on Interstate 20 near the 603 mile marker in Harrison Co.
According to DPS Troopers, 58-year-old Douglas Whitson was traveling westbound in a 2004 Ford Focus when his car left the road, went into the median and hit several trees.
Whitson died at the scene. His passenger 68-year-old Danny Macon, of Shreveport was taken to Christus Good Shepard Medial Center in Longview with serious injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.