ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Lufkin woman was killed and five people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle accident on Highway 103 East in Angelina County Sunday afternoon.
The accident happened on Highway 103 East, near the intersection of Watson-Loggins Lane.
According to Trooper Marc Slocum, a GMC Yukon was traveling eastbound on Highway 103 and was stopped to make a left turn onto Watson-Loggins lane, when a Dodge car also traveling eastbound ran into the back of the Yukon.
Three of the five passengers in the Yukon were transported via ambulance to a local hospital with minor injuries.
All three passengers in the Dodge were transported to a local hospital. The driver of the Dodge was taken by helicopter to ETMC Tyler where she was pronounced dead at 3:34 PM. DPS says she was wearing a seatbelt.
The two other passengers were also taken to a local hospital, one with serious injuries including a laceration to the head and a broken leg.
Names are not being released at this time.