2 wrecks slow traffic on U.S. Highway 59 just south of Nacogdoches

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Traffic on the northbound side of U.S. Highway 59 is backed up in the wake of two wrecks that occurred within minutes of each other Friday afternoon.

Two people from the first wreck were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, which were not life-threatening, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety troopers who worked the two wrecks.

The accidents took place south of the Woodland Hills golf course at approximately 1:30 p.m. One car went off the left side of the road and rolled over. Another vehicle slowed down for the first wreck and got rear-ended by another vehicle.

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