Timpson woman dies after driving into 18-wheeler - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Timpson woman dies after driving into 18-wheeler


NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Timpson woman died Thursday morning after driving into an 18-wheeler, about eight miles north of Nacogdoches.

According to the Department of Public Safety report, Donna Bailey, 51, of Timpson, was driving southbound on the inside lane on U.S. 59 North at 8:36 a.m. when she crossed into the northbound lane and struck the trailer connected to a 2007 Freightliner, driven by Alfred Mitchell, 39, of Fresno.

Bailey was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:38 a.m.

Mitchell was treated for minor injuries at a Nacogdoches hospital.

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