Motorcyclist wrecks on U.S. 69 north

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - By Morgan Thomas - email

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A motorcyclist is OK after wrecking his motorcycle on U.S. 69 North, near the exit for the Lufkin loop.

According to Trooper Chad Wilson, the man lost control of his motorcycle, overcorrected, then wrecked. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital for injuries not considered serious, he said.

Traffic on both sides of the highway was backed up for about 20 minutes as emergency personnel responded to the wreck.

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