Two Lufkin Residents Killed In Accident

Two Lufkin residents are dead after an early morning auto accident Tuesday.

It happened on highway 69 north of Lufkin.

DPS investigators say 35 year old Leland Allen was killed while his car was heading south in the northbound lane.

His car struck another vehicle head on, killing the passenger in that vehicle, 62 year old Alta Hopson.

The driver of the second vehicle Kimberly Herman of Lufkin was taken to Memorial hospital in Lufkin with multiple fractures.