Motorcyclist killed in two vehicle wreck on Hwy 69

Motorcyclist killed in two vehicle wreck on Hwy 69

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - One person was killed in an Angelina County car crash Saturday afternoon, according to the Department of Public Safety.

Officials said 58-year-old Robert Lee Melton, of New Caney, died in the two-vehicle collision just after 3 p.m. on Hwy 69, one mile north of Lufkin.

According to DPS, Melton was traveling north on Hwy 69 in a 2014 Harley Davidson when 42-year-old Felicia Lenore Brown, of Lufkin, failed to yield at a stop sign on Chimney Rock Drive.

Brown struck Melton when she pulled out onto Hwy 69. Melton was pronounced dead at the hospital.

DPS said Melton was wearing a helmet.

According to DPS, Brown did not suffer any injuries, and was wearing a seat belt.

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