Child Dies In Lufkin Auto Accident

A three-year-old child is dead after a traffic accident in Lufkin.

The accident happened Tuesday night just before 7:00 at the intersection of Paul Ave. and Second St. near downtown Lufkin.

Police say the vehicle the child was in was heading south on Second when another car, driven by a 16-year-old Lufkin resident, pulled out from a stop sign. Both cars collided.

Three others were taken to the hospital for treatment. No names are being released yet.