Jacksonville, Tx — Two people have died in a construction site accident in Jacksonville Monday morning, according to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office.
Authorities say a retainer wall collapsed at around 9 a.m. on County Road 3113.
The victims, who are construction workers, have been identified as Donald Starling, 60, and Hollis Morris, 68, both of Tyler.
A third person, who is 45-years-old, was injured and taken to a Jacksonville hospital with minor injuries. He is the son of one of the men killed.
Officials say it took three hours to remove both bodies from underneath the debris.