Man crashes in Lufkin not paying attention to funeral procession

By Mystic Matthews

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Police at the scene say other drivers had pulled over on Loop 287 near Copeland for a procession.

A Lufkin officer says the driver was not paying attention and hit a Buick that had stopped.

The man who caused the crash was transported after his airbags deployed in his face.

He was given a ticket.

The driver of the Buick was fine. His car, however, did have some damage to the rear bumper.