Lufkin woman dies in one car wreck

POLLOK, TX (KTRE) - By Whitney Grunder - bio | email
Posted by Paige Stewart - email

POLLOK, TX (KTRE) - A Lufkin woman died from injuries in a one-vehicle wreck Thursday night on U.S. 69 North.

According to Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Joshua Senn, Debra Kelly Leithton, 57, was traveling southbound in a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser on U.S. 69, three-tenths of a mile south of FM 2021, at around 9:15 p.m. when she left the roadway and struck a tree.

She was pronounced dead at 9:59 p.m. at Lufkin Memorial Health Systems of East Texas.

She was wearing a seatbelt.

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