Nacogdoches man killed in car crash in Lufkin

Nacogdoches man killed in car crash in Lufkin
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POSTED: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 8:35am

UPDATED: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 9:51am

A Nacogdoches man is dead after a Monday night wreck on U.S. Highway 59 North.

It happened about a half mile north of Winston 8 Ranch Rd, just before 10:00pm.

According to Angelina County DPS officials, two vehicles were involved in the crash.

Authorities tell KETK, Jamond Rashad Curl, 36, and Stephanie Dionne Chunn, 37, both of Nacogodoches, were driving northbound on Hwy. 59 in separate vehicles.

Curl was reportedly speeding in a 2003 Cadillac, and hit Chunn's 2010 Ford SUV.

When the two hit, Curl crossed into the southbound lanes, ran off the roadway, and hit a tree.

He was not wearing his seatbelt at the time.

Curl was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:45pm.

Chunn was uninjured.

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