Valerie Sanchez, 19, killed; Dulce Flores, 20, injured after car accident on State Highway 34C near Woodward, OK
Modified Date:Sat, 04/04/2015 - 12:53pm
Accident Date:Saturday, October 25, 2014
19-Year-Old Woodward Driver Dies In Crash
A 19-year-old Woodward woman died in a crash Saturday afternoon, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP).
Valarie Sanchez was driving eastbound on State Highway 34C when she failed to make a curve and ran off the right side of the road. Sanchez then over-corrected and rolled two times. She was trapped in the vehicle for more than an hour. Sanchez was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, four miles east of Woodward. She was not wearing a seat belt, according to troopers. The passenger in the vehicle, Dulce Flores, 20, was sent to the hospital and has since been released. She was wearing a seat belt during the crash. OHP cited the cause of the crash as unsafe speed on a curve or turn.
Topics:Rollover, High-Speed/Excessive Speed
Roadway:State Highway 34C
County:Woodward County, OK
Area:Oklahoma City, OK
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