Car drives way off Lufkin loop, hits tree

Car drives way off Lufkin loop, hits tree
Source: KTRE Staff
Source: KTRE Staff
Source: KTRE Staff
Source: KTRE Staff

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A driver exited the Lufkin loop a little too early near the off-ramp for Highway 94 and struck a tree early Monday night.

The accident occurred just north of the Highway 94 at approximately 6:05 p.m. Monday. A driver left the roadway to the right, traveled about 40 yards, and struck a tree.

Not long after the accident, the driver had gotten out of his car, and was walking around. He didn't appear to be injured.

Although one lane of southbound traffic was blocked for a short period of time, traffic flow was back to normal as of 6:20 p.m.

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