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Lufkin woman dies in traffic crash with 18-wheeler

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LUFKIN (KYTX) - One person is dead, and another is hospitalized in undetermined condition following a traffic accident Tuesday night in Lufkin.

Lufkin police report, a car driven by 38-year-old Conta Robertson of Lufkin was stopped at an intersection and then pulled out in front of an 18-wheeler.
Robertson's passenger, 59-year-old Eva Robertson was pronounced dead at the scene. Conta was airlifted to Tyler where she is hospitalized.

The driver of the semi-truck, 60-year-old Stephen Bumstead of Jasper was not injured in the  crash.

The fatal wreck occurred around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Loop 287 and FM 2251, also known as Sayers St.

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