5-year-old child killed in head-on crash in Lawton

Posted on Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 6:11 pm    

LAWTON, OK – One child was killed and another hospitalized following a T-bone crash that took place east of Lawton on Monday afternoon.

According to KWSO, the accident occurred at about 12:30 p.m. near the intersection of Northeast 60th Street and Cache Road. Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol say the driver of an SUV failed to stop at a stop sign and was t-boned by a green truck traveling east on Cache Rd.

Two children in the truck were rushed to OU Medical Center. One of them, a five-year-old girl, died a short time later. The other child, a 4-year-old girl, is recovering from a critical head injury.

No details regarding the drivers involved in the accident have been released at this time.

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