Elderly Woman Killed in Morning Accident

Lufkin Police say an elderly woman died Tuesday morning following an accident at the intersection of Atkinson and Myrtie St.

According to police, a Dodge Neon driven by  Patricial Collier was turning left onto Atkinson from Myrtie when she failed to yield the right of way to a pickup that was heading east on Atkinson.  The pickup was driven by Ronald Hunter of Frankston.

A passenger in the Neon, 86 year old Sennie Collier, died as a result of injuries recieved in the collision.

The pickup apparently struck the car on the driver's side rear door.

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