Two men dead following Angelina County fatality

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Department of Public Safety spokesperson David Hendry said two cars were involved in a fatal accident Friday night just before 6 p.m. on State Highway 103 West at Old Bonner Rd.

According to Trooper Tamela Snider, a man driving a Toyota Pickup collided with a man driving a Chevrolet pickup.

Snider said that it appeared that one of the trucks was traveling West bound when it tried to pass a slower vehicle, causing it to collide with the other truck. Both trucks caught fire upon impact.

Investigators are still not sure which truck was traveling which direction.

One of the trucks had a second passenger. Snider said the passenger was taken to a Lufkin hospital.

The names of the deceased have not yet been released.

We will bring you more updates at as information becomes available.

Copyright 2013 KTRE. All rights reserved.