One dead after early morning rollover

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Published: Jan. 9, 2019 at 10:17 AM CST
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One man is dead following a rollover accident early Wednesday morning in Hill county.

Below is the press release from Texas Department of Public Safety:

On Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at approximately 3:00 a.m., a single vehicle fatal crash occurred on IH-35W near FM 2959, north of Hillsboro.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers responded to the scene.

An initial investigation determined a Nissan SUV traveling southbound left the roadway, attempted to take corrective action, reentered the roadway, and overturned.

The driver was ejected. The driver Jake Thacker, 35, of Grand Prairie was pronounced dead at the scene.

Next of kin have been notified.

The investigation is still ongoing.