Southbound lanes of southwest loop in Nacogdoches shut down following fatal wreck

Nacogdoches crash
Nacogdoches crash((Source: KTRE))
Published: Oct. 19, 2022 at 10:17 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 19, 2022 at 10:41 AM CDT
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NACOGDOCHES, Texas (KTRE) - At least one person has died in a three-vehicle crash in Nacogdoches Wednesday morning.

According to a report by Sgt. Brett Ayers of the Nacogdoches Police Department, the incident occurred in the 1700 block of SW Stallings Drive around 8:54 a.m. Multiple agencies have responded to the scene as all southbound lanes of traffic are shut down and northbound traffic is limited to one lane for the time being. Drivers should expect delays for the remainder of the day and seek alternate routes.

According to Sgt. Logan Finch with the Nacogdoches Police Department, it is believed that a truck making an improper turn ended up causing the wreck. The crash involved two commercial vehicles and a truck towing a trailer.

There were no other injuries reported along with the deceased individual. The crash remains under investigation.