Ratcliff man dies in wreck on Hwy. 103 West

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Ratcliff man died and a woman was injured in a wreck Tuesday afternoon on Highway 103 West just before the Houston County line, according to a spokesman with the Department of Public Safety.

The report states Thomas Eric Ethridge, 20, of Ratcliff, died at 2:09 p.m. at Lufkin Memorial Hospital.

Ethridge was travelling eastbound in a Ford car on Highway 103 when he entered the westbound lane and struck the Dodge car of Carol Diane Riggs, 64, of Lufkin, at 1:30 p.m., the report states. Both vehicles came to rest on the grassy shoulder in the westbound lane.

Riggs was transported to Memorial Hospital where she is being treated with non-incapacitating injuries.