Livingston woman killed after car leaves highway and hits light pole

LIVINGSTON, TX (KTRE) – Livingston police are investigating a fatal accident that killed Misty Lynn Dimas, 31, early July 4 on State Highway 146, near Fair Street.

The accident happened at 7:21 Monday morning when Dimas for some undetermined reason left the east side of State Highway 146, drove through a cyclone fence and hit a light pole, according to police.

Dimas was driving a 2004 Chevy Aveo and was not wearing a seatbelt, Detective Leon Middleton said.

An investigation is underway.  Police do not know at this time whether alcohol might have been a contributing factor.

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