Just before 9pm Friday April 2nd, police responded to a fatal crash on SH-64, three miles east of the city of Tyler in Smith County.  The investigators preliminary report indicates that the driver of a 2012 Nissan Murano was traveling eastbound on SH-64 when the vehicle ran off the roadway to the north and struck a signal pole at the intersection of Spur 248. The driver, 44 year old Jonathan G. Perkins, of Baton Rouge, LA was pronounced at the scene by Judge Meredith and was transported to Lighthouse Funeral Home in Tyler. The crash remains under investigation.