A Grove woman died Tuesday after a traffic accident in Delaware County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
About 2:55 p.m., Gertrude Ruth Lawhorn, 72, was driving a sport utility vehicle southbound on State Highway 10. For an unknown reason, the vehicle departed the road, traveled about 426 feet, hit an embankment, went airborne and flipped multiple times, troopers said.
Lawhorn was pinned in the vehicle for about 10 minutes and had to be cut out of the seat belt, troopers said.
Lawhorn was taken to a hospital where she died, troopers said.
A man died Sunday after a two-vehicle collision in Ellis County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
About 12:20 p.m., Louis Andrew Crouch, 80, of Arnett, was driving a pickup south on U.S. Highway 283 about a mile south of Arnett. Crouch was making a left turn when his pickup was struck by a northbound pickup on the highway, troopers said.
Crouch, who was wearing a seat belt, died at the scene. The other driver, who also was wearing a seat belt, was not injured, troopers said.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two men were killed when the pickup trucks they were driving collided on state Highway 51 near Mannford.
An OHP report says 71-year-old Wayne Anderson of Yale and 79-year-old Herman James of Enid died in the crash just before 10:45 a.m. Wednesday. A passenger in James’ truck was treated and released at a Tulsa hospital.
MANGUM — A motorcyclist died after suffering injuries in a Greer County accident, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
About 4:50 p.m. Wednesday, Michael David Reuter, 46, of Altus, was riding a motorcycle southbound on State Highway 6 when the motorcycle hit the back of a tractor driven by Jeremy Denton, 35, of Mangum, troopers said.
After the motorcycle hit the tractor, Reuter was ejected about 105 feet south of the collision, troopers said.
Reuter died in an Altus hospital, and Denton was not injured, troopers said.
Authorities said one person died and two people were injured after a vehicle crash at 12th Avenue NE and Franklin Road Saturday.
Officials said a red Dodge Ram traveling westbound failed to stop at a red traffic light. The vehicle entered the intersection and collided with a maroon Dodge Ram traveling northbound.
The driver of the northbound pickup was transported to Norman Regional Hospital, where he remains for treatment. The passenger of the northbound pickup was taken to the University of Oklahoma Medical Center, where she died from her injuries.
A fatality accident has closed a highway in central Oklahoma, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports.
About 11 a.m., troopers reported a vehicle crash on State Highway 86 in Payne County that closed a stretch of the northbound lanes from McElroy Road to a mile north. One person, who has yet to be identified, died in the crash.