Lufkin woman falls asleep at wheel; unscathed in rollover

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - By Morgan Thomas - email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Lufkin woman managed to walk away from a rollover wreck on Kurth Drive with no injuries after falling asleep at the wheel Wednesday morning, according to Lufkin Police.

Officer Eddie Ibarra said Magin Cne Watts, 24, was driving northbound at 9:42 a.m. on Kurth Drive when she fell asleep, went off the road on the right side, hit a culvert, went airborne, hit a tree and rolled onto the driver side.

She was wearing a seatbelt. Ibarra cited her for driving with an expired driver's license.

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