One person is dead following a one-vehicle crash in Rusk County.

According to DPS, at around 5:25 p.m., troopers were dispatched to a wreck on Highway 84, two miles east of Mt. Enterprise between FM 95 and Highway 87.

Preliminary crash investigation revealed semi was headed west on Highway 84 when the driver lost control, left the road and side skidded into an eastbound ditch. The vehicle hit several trees before coming to a stop.

A Jacksonville man died in the accident. He has been identified as 50-year-old Samuel King Brown. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was taken to Crawford Crimm Funeral Home in Henderson.