Automobile accident

Lufkin police identified the man who died in Sunday morning’s fatal wreck as Erie Downs, a 64-year-old from Lufkin.

Police say around 1:15 a.m. Sunday, Downs was traveling southbound in the 900 block of Southwood Drive when he lost control of his Ford pickup truck, left the road and flipped several times, according to Lufkin communications director Jessica Pebsworth.