Shelby County DPS worked a two-vehicle accident on Loop 500 yesterday afternoon just after 1:30. Troopers say Lonnie Allen Cook of Tyler was headed south on 96 towards the Loop 500 intersection. Troopers say he was coming to the intersection when he feild to yield the right-of-way. Officers say Cook thought the signal was a green arrow, when , in fact, it was a green light. Lydia Yennet Navarret-Gonzales of Center came through the intersection headed north when her vehicle struck his. Cook was cited for Failure to Yield the Right-of-Way at an intersection and Navaret-Gonzales was cited for No Driver's License.
There were no serious injuries and no transfers to the hospital.