David Joseph Belgard Dies in East Texas Accident

A two-vehicle traffic accident in Marshall Texas Wednesday morning left one person dead.

The fatal crash happened at the intersection of FM Road 1998 and Loop 390 at around 8a.m.

Marshall Police Department said a two-door passenger car was heading east on FM Road 1998 and attempted to cross over Loop 390 when a loaded log truck heading northbound on Loop 390 slammed into the car.

The driver of the passenger car, identified by authorities as David Joseph Belgard, 32, of Marshall, was transported to a local hospital where he later died from injuries sustained in the crash.

This crash remains under investigation.