POSTED: Thursday, January 28, 2010 - 12:53pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, March 23, 2010 - 11:42am
LUFKIN - A two-car, head-on collision on a rural
East Texas road has killed three people.
The crash happened about 9:15 p.m. Tuesday on Farm Road 842,
about five miles northeast of Lufkin. The Texas Department of
Public Safety reports that a northbound car crossed into the
southbound lane and slammed into another.
Dead at the scene were both people in the second car,
72-year-old Billy Simms and 68-year-old Joyce Simms, and the lone
occupant of the first car, 20-year-old Jerry Matthew Miller. All
three were from Lufkin.
The crash remains under investigation.