Two vehicle Angelina Co. accident sends one to the hospital and one to jai

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - After a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of U.S. Highway 69 and FM 2021 Tuesday afternoon, one person was sent to the hospital and another was arrested at the scene on an outstanding warrant.

The accident happened a little after 4 p.m. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, a silver Mazda cut across Highway 69 and collided with a green Cadillac that was traveling southbound on Highway 69. The driver of the Cadillac was identified as Michael Hamilton, and he was arrested at the scene for an outstanding warrant for theft by check.

The passenger in Hamilton's car has not been identified, but he or she was transported to Lufkin's Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. No one else was injured in the accident.

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