Dog Causes Motorcycle Accident

A dog is to blame for a serious motorcycle accident that sent a Lufkin couple to the hospital.

The accident happened on FM 1818 near Diboll Sunday.

DPS troopers say that a dog ran in front of the motorcycle driven by 55-year-old Gary Rodrigue. Authorities believe he went through the windshield and suffered multiple lacerations to his face, but non-life threatening injuries. His wife, a passenger on the bike, is said to have broken both her hands.

They were taken to a Lufkin hospital.