Killeen Man Dies in Early Morning Car Crash in Belton
Belton Police have released the identity of a Killeen man who was fatally injured in a single-car crash Wednesday morning.
41-year-old Jeremy Puryear was killed when his black Ford Mustang left the roadway and crashed just west of the Temple-Belton Wastewater Treatment Plant around 7:31 AM. According to Paul Romer with the City of Belton, Puryear's car crashed into the fence of a temporary construction storage area in the 2400 block of East 6th Avenue.
Earlier in the day, it was reported that Puryear was 30. Romer apologized for the error in an update issued Wednesday afternoon.