1 dead, 2 critically injured in head-on Oklahoma collision
FLETCHER, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says one man was killed and two others critically injured in a head-on collision on Highway 277 in Comanche County.
An OHP report says 55-year-old Douglas Cottrell of Fletcher died in the crash in Fletcher about 7:45 a.m. Wednesday.
The report says Cottrell was northbound on the highway when a southbound sport utility vehicle crossed the centerline while attempting to pass other vehicles and collided head-on with Cottrell's pickup truck.
The report says the driver and a passenger in the SUV were both hospitalized in critical condition.