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Boy, 17, and Gerald Letkiewicz, 61, dead and Dakota Stewart, 22, Brittany Carmon, 25, and three young children critical after two-car crash on U.S. 77 near Ardmore, OK
Modified Date:Fri, 05/29/2015 - 11:44am
Accident Date:Thursday, May 28, 2015
22-year-old Dakota Stewart was driving a southbound car with five other passengers on U.S. 77 shortly after 9:00 a.m. when he veered into the oncoming traffic lane for unknown reasons and collided with a van driven by Gerald Letkiewicz, 61. Letkiewicz and a 17-year-old boy in Stewart's car were both pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, and everyone else involved was hospitalized with critical injuries. Those people include Stewart and his passengers, 25-year-old Brittany Carmon, two boys, ages 5 and 8, and a young girl, age 4. Police say that Stewart and the 17-year-old who died were the only people properly wearing seat belts during the crash. We will update this accident with more information as it is released.
County:Carter County, OK
Area:Sherman, TX-Ada, OK