Nacogdoches Sheriff's department tells KETK that a personal aircraft was forced into some trees shortly after take-off near FM 95.
The pilot of the "powered parachute" fell to the ground and sustained life threatening injuries.
The pilot was taken to a local hospital where he later succumbed to the injuries he had received.
The name of the victim has not yet been released.'
A powered parachute is a type of small personal aircraft.