Single-vehicle crash on OK-87 near Tom kills 3, injures 3

Posted on Monday, November 6th, 2023 at 11:43 pm    

MCCURTAIN CO., OK – A driver and two passengers died Saturday morning after their vehicle crashed along a highway in southeast McCurtain County, reports KOCO News 5. 

Crews responded to the crash around 5 a.m. on OK-87 just south of Tom and north of the border between Oklahoma and Texas.

Police say that the 21-year-old driver of a Nissan Rogue carrying 6 occupants lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree along the side of OK-87.

Authorities identified the three unrestrained victims as Collyn White, 36-year-old Ricky Kennybrew, and 23-year-old Brianna Ruth.

Medics transported three other passengers to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

A full investigation is underway.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma car accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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