Double Fatality

Two Louisiana funeral home employees were killed Thursday morning in a traffic accident in Nacogdoches County. One of them drove into the path of an 18 wheeler on Highway 59 near the Highway 59-259 overpass. The victims were in a hearse on the way to pick up a body in Houston. The 44-year-old female driver and 59-year old male passenger were killed instantly. The 18 wheeler hit another big rig. Nobody else was hurt.