State Troopers responded to a one-vehicle fatal crash on US-69 in Smith County, five miles south of Tyler. Preliminary crash reports indicate the driver of a 2006 Ford F-150, identified as Daisy Banda Ramirez, 20, of Jacksonville, was traveling north on US-69 in the outside lane when she swerved left to avoid individuals walking on the northbound shoulder of the road. The truck left the west side of the roadway and struck a tree. A passenger in the vehicle, identified as Chavez Anaeideth Ramirez, 22, of Jacksonville, was transported to UT Health-Tyler, where she later died. The driver was also transported to UT Health-Tyler in stable condition. The crash remains under investigation.