The family of a 32-year-old Lufkin man killed in Tyler County in late March filed a wrongful death suit against the Stittem Hill Trail Riding Group, which hosted the event he died at.

“Jamerion 'Mario' Mitchell was a lifetime resident of Lufkin, Texas who loved his hometown, friends and family very much,” said Cody Dishon, an attorney with the Ferguson Law Firm representing Mitchell’s wife, children and mother, in a press release.

Jess Huff's email address is jess.huff@lufkindailynews.com.