Authorities report a Texas man died Tuesday night in a single vehicle crash.

The Arkansas State Police reported the crash occurred at 8:42 p.m. on Aug. 2nd on Hwy 67 at the 105 mile marker in Craighead County.

Rene Villarreal III, age 33, of Houston Texas was northbound when his 2012 Nissan ran off the left side of the highway in a curve.

Villarreal’s vehicle re-entered the roadway but Arkansas State Police said he could not regain control of his vehicle.

The vehicle then traveled across both lanes of northbound traffic before leaving the right side of the roadway. The vehicle then hit a ditch and rolled over.

The Arkansas State Police fatal crash report said Villarreal was thrown from the car and became trapped beneath it, the car then caught fire.

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