Fatal Traffic Accident in Nacogdoches

An East Texas woman died in a traffic accident.  It happened about 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon at the intersection of west Austin and Old Tyler road in Nacogdoches.

Authorities say the driver of the car pulled into oncoming traffic and was hit by a semi truck.   The impact killed the passenger 21 year old Kendall Pakkala of Nacogdoches.

The car's driver suffered bumps and bruises while the driver of the semi walked away unharmed.

The intersection is known as a dangerous spot for drivers.