TEMPLE, Texas (FOX 44) – UPDATE: The Temple Police Department reports the man involved in the single-vehicle accident early Thursday morning has died from his injuries.
The sole occupant of the vehicle has been identified as 44-year-old Carl Roberts, Jr., who was traveling northbound on Old Waco Road – when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a tree. Next of kin has been notified.
Officers were dispatched at approximately 12:20 a.m. Thursday to Old Waco Road – between the Hogan Road and Steve intersections. When they arrived, they found Roberts suffering severe injuries.
Roberts was transported to Baylor Scott and White Hospital with life-threatening injuries. Old Waco Road was closed as police investigated.
This case is still under investigation. If you have any information, you can contact the Temple Police Department at 254-298-5500 or the Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-8477.