Seymour Man Killed In Knox Co. Accident

KNOX COUNTY, TX - A Seymour man was killed Monday morning in a one-vehicle accident in Knox County.

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating the fatal crash that happened around 2:00 a.m. on U.S. Highway 82, five miles east of Benjamin, Texas.  

David Anthony Lamb, 26, from Seymour, Texas was driving a 2003 Dodge Pickup westbound on the highway. Lamb misread a curve, causing the truck to skid across the eastbound lane, into the south barrow ditch and overturn through a fence.

Lamb was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:30 a.m. The body was taken to Smith Funeral Home in Munday, Texas. His next of kin have been notified

Texas Highway Patrol Corporal Nick John Jimenez is investigating this crash. The road was dry and the weather was clear.