A Nederland man was killed and a Beaumont woman was injured in an early morning crash along Interstate 10 in Vidor.

Jeremy Michael Martinez, 37, was pronounced dead on the scene of the wreck on the interstate near Main Street according to a release from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Carla Culver, 42, of Beaumont, a passenger ion the car, was transported to Christus Southeast Texas Saint Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, with serious injuries according to the DPS.

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Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety say emergency crews responded to the scene around Wednesday 5 a.m.

Troopers believe a passenger vehicle was traveling westbound on the roadway, when tMartinez struck a guardrail, causing the vehicle to go airborne. The vehicle then continued down the roadway and struck another guardrail before stopping.