Man ejected, killed in Knox County crash

POSTED: 10:32 PM Dec 03 2012   UPDATED: 10:42 PM Dec 03 2012
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KNOX COUNTY, Texas -

A 26-year-old man died after a crash early Monday morning in Knox County.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says the crash happened around 2 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 82 near Benjamin.

David Lamb, 26, was driving a 2003 Dodge pickup on the highway. He failed to make a turn, causing the truck to skid into the other lane into a ditch and roll, police said.

Lamb was ejected during the accident. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:30 a.m.

His body was taken to Smith Funeral Home in Munday.