Man Injured in 18-Wheeler Crash on Highway 59 in Lufkin

Man Injured in 18-Wheeler Crash on Highway 59 in Lufkin

Man Injured in Lufkin Two-Vehicle Crash on U.S. Highway 59

Lufkin, Texas (February 24, 2021) – A man was injured in an 18-wheeler crash Tuesday afternoon in Lufkin, according to a local news source.

The crash happened around 1:56 p.m., February 23, in the 4100 block of South First Street, at the United Pentecostal Church campground.

According to the report, the man was driving a Hyundai car northbound on the highway when he rear-ended an 18-wheeler and went underneath it.

Traffic was backed up from the stoplight farther north at the time of the crash.

The man was taken to a local hospital in an unknown condition.

No other details were available.

The authorities are investigating the crash.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

While there are many causes of car accidents, the most common reasons of driver negligence include driver inattention; cell phone use; texting and driving; speeding; fatigue; failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive; running a red light; and driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs,” Attorney Joel A. Gordon said. Mr. Gordon believes that an independent investigation is important. An Attorney will help obtain the crash report, secure accident photos, interview witnesses, and create a claim.

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