A Franklin man is dead after an accident near that city.
According to DPS, Harvey Villarreal was headed east just after midnight on F-M 2446. For an unknown reason, his car veered off the road and into a ditch about two miles east of Franklin.
The 33-year-old's car hit a drainage culvert, and Villarreal was ejected.
Authorities say Villarreal was dead when they arrived. He was not believed to be wearing a seat belt.