• May 08, 2017

1 Killed, 1 Injured in Lufkin, TX, Single-Vehicle Accident on Gobbler’s Knob

Lufkin, TX -- May 5, 2017, one person was killed and another was injured due to an accident in which their vehicle ran off the side of Gobbler's Knob.

Officials from the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the accident scene at around 11:15 a.m. The accident took place along Gobbler's Knob Road close to Cedar Creek.

According to preliminary police reports, two people were in a white car traveling along Gobbler's Knob. For reasons not yet clear, the vehicle lost control and swerved off the side of the road. It ran through a ditch and crashed into a power pole.

Both occupants were critically injured in the accident, and air transport was called in. A woman was taken via helicopter to a nearby hospital in critical condition while a man was taken via ground ambulance. He later died at the hospital.

Police have not yet determined what caused the vehicle to lose control. Investigations continue.

Map of the Area

[jump]

*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done in an ethical way.