Man wrecks after crashing into concrete median on Lufkin loop

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - John Schlitzberger, 50, from Dickinson, Texas is believed to have fallen asleep at the wheel was injured after driving into a concrete median on Loop 287 in Lufkin on Wednesday.

Officer Alberto Ibarra said Schlitzberger was driving a Toyota Corolla when he hit the median near Loving Toyota on the loop.

Schlitzberger was taken to CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial.

But Ibarra said the injuries do not appear to be serious.

The 50-year-old man was issued a citation for failure to maintain a single lane while driving.

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