Lufkin Police: Man hit by car while blowing leaves

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - A man is being treated for leg and head injuries at a Lufkin hospital after Lufkin Police say it appears he stepped in front of a car while using a leaf blower Sunday evening.

According to the report, the accident occurred on the 1300 block of Copeland Avenue around 5 p.m. The preliminary report shows he stepped into a vehicle's path.

He was taken to Lufkin Memorial Health of East Texas with a leg injury and a head laceration.

Names of those involved in the accident were not immediately available.

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