Corrigan woman killed in a 1 vehicle accident Friday afternoon

SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Corrigan woman died Friday afternoon after her car flipped and ejected her in San Augustine County.

Lee Nan Purvis, 52, of Corrigan, was pronounced dead at 5:32 p.m. at San Augustine Memorial Hospital.

According to the DPS report, Purvis was driving a 2001 Ford Explorer northbound on State Highway 147, three and a half miles south of San Augustine, at 4:05 p.m. when she over corrected, causing the vehicle to flip and eject her. Purvis was not wearing a seatbelt.

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