Fatal Accident in Burleson County

A woman is dead after a crash in Burleson County.

The accident happened on highway 60 about 3 miles east of Lyons early Wednesday morning.

According to DPS, Verdie Butler was traveling westbound on Highway 60 when she lost control and swerved off of the road.

Officials say they believe Butler flipped her car and struck a tree.

She was not wearing a seatbelt.