August Leo Herrley, 49, of Rockport was killed in one-vehicle accident at about 5:50 p.m. Monday, April 27.

According to a Department of Public Safety (DPS) news release, the accident occurred on IH-37, approximately four miles north of Three Rivers in Live Oak County.

Preliminary investigation revealed a 2021 Freightliner truck tractor semi-trailer (occupied by driver only) was traveling north on IH-37.  For unknown reasons the driver of the truck veered off the roadway and down an embankment, striking the pavement of the access road below.

Halo Flight flew Herrley to San Antonio Military Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

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