Two-car wreck backs up traffic on Whitehouse Drive

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A two-car wreck on Whitehouse Drive backed up traffic for a short period.

A driver travelling west on Whitehouse Drive motioned for the driver waiting to pull out of the Belk shopping center onto Whitehouse Drive to pull out.  Another car pulled around the car on Whitehouse and collided with the vehicle leaving the Belk shopping center.

Traffic was backed up for a short period on Whitehouse Drive but was flowing fine after about 30 minutes.

Nobody was hurt according to a police officer, however she did mention this was her fifth accident today. The previous four were weather-related from this morning's rain.

The officer wants to remind everyone to slow down and adjust their driving to the conditions