LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Police discover a lighter in the victim's hand, a crack pipe on the driver's seat and three rocks of crack cocaine in a container inside the car following a fatal accident on Highway 103 east near Loop 287 in Lufkin.
Lufkin Police Lt. David Young says blood tests on the victim are being conducted, however, an autopsy was not ordered. The results of those tests could take weeks before they are known.
The victim is identified as Trey Gordon Morgan, 25, of Angelina County.
Investigators found no tire marks on the roadway to indicate a sudden movement like a swerve to avoid a collision. They say when he was pulled from the vehicle he had a lighter in his hand. A crack pipe was found in the driver's seat and three rocks of crack cocaine were found in a container inside the car.