Automobile accident

A senior member of the Lufkin Panther baseball team died in a rollover crash Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 259, approximately 11 miles north of Nacogdoches, according to a report from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Lance Modisette, 18, of Lufkin, was pronounced dead on the scene by Nacogdoches County Justice of the Peace Dorothy Tigner-Thompson, the report states. His passenger, teammate Trennan Bearden, 18, of Lufkin, was transported to Nacogdoches Medical Center and treated for his injuries.

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