A Port Neches man is hospitalized following a wreck on I-10 in Jefferson County. The DPS
reports 30-year old John Bourgeois II was driving westbound near Smith Road yesterday
afternoon when he veered off the road. In an attempt to drive back onto the road, he over-
corrected and was struck by an 18-wheeler. Bourgeois’ pickup struck the cable barrier and
flipped into the center median. He was transported to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital.