Lufkin wreck slows loop traffic

By Whitney Grunder - email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - An Allentown woman was treated for minor injuries after bouncing between two guardrails on North Medford Drive Tuesday afternoon.

According to Lufkin Police officer Tyson Hoover, Marie Forrest, 60, of Allentown, was driving her Ford Escort northbound on the outside lane near the U.S. Highway 59 intersection when she hit the guardrail. She then shot across both lanes and hit the inside guardrail.

Northbound traffic was slowed for about 45 minutes as crews cleaned up the wreck.

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