Wreck sends three inmates to Lufkin hospital
POSTED: Friday, June 1, 2012 - 10:33am
UPDATED: Friday, June 1, 2012 - 10:44am
Lufkin, Texas — Three Orange County inmates were transported to a Lufkin hospital with non-life-threatening injuries following a Thursday afternoon wreck on U.S. 69 north.
The Orange County Jail van was southbound on the highway, when a GMC truck driven by Shane Gammons, 31, of Lufkin, pulled out in front of it from FM 2021, according to Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Rodney Tucker. Gammons was attempting to cross to U.S. 69 to the other side of FM 2021 when the accident occurred around 4:20 p.m.
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