5 Vehicle Accident

by Christa Lollis

Five motorcycles were involved in an accident yesterday that left 2 men dead and 5 other people injured. It happened on Recreation Road 255 just west of Sam Rayurn in Jasper County.

According to DPS, Robert Boren of Galveston was headed west on 255 when he crossed the center line and colided with Donald Jackson from Wells who was east on 255. Both Boren and Jackson died at the scene.

Arthur Wright of Lufkin was following Jackson and drove through the accident. He was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition.

Floyd Wall and Christi Wall were riding behind Wright and crashed into him. They were both treated and released form the hospital.

Todd Weller and a 12 year old boy were riding behind Boren and they also crashed. They were treated and released from the hospital as well.