A Stephenville man was killed in an accident about 1:15 a.m. Saturday on FM 847. James Edward Gough, 45, was ejected from his pickup after apparently losing control while traveling from Dublin to Stephenville. According to emergency responders, the pickup hit several trees and crashed through a fence before landing upside down. Gough was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge Shawnee Bass. The accident is still under investigation and an accident report was not available at press time.

STAN MATHES/ET