An East Texas Man Dies In A Motorcycle Accident

An East Texas man is dead after a motorcycle collides with a minivan in Lufkin.

The accident occurred late Monday afternoon around five thirty on Raguet street in front of Texas Foundries. According to police, the minivan turned in front of the oncoming motorcycle.

Police say they anticipate charges of intoxicated manslaughter to be filed against the driver of that van, who they identify as Eric Jones of Lufkin. The name of the person riding the motorcycle has not been released yet... police are still attempting to contact his next of kin.