East Texans killed in weekend wreck remembered as selfless mentors

October 1, 2017

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - More information is being released about the death of a Tyler Fire Department Captain and his wife after a weekend wreck in Arkansas. According to an initial crash report from the Arkansas State Police, Marty and Jean Lawrence were traveling eastbound on I-30 about 15 miles south of Arkadelphia, Arkansas when an also eastbound truck struck their vehicle, sending both off the roadway.

They were going to visit their son James, who kicks for Henderson State University.