Woman in critical condition after crashing into trailer

Posted on Friday, May 29th, 2020 at 12:20 am    

HARPER, OK – A woman struck a truck’s trailer Monday and was pinned in her vehicle for 25 minutes before emergency responders could free her, the Woodward News reports.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 53-year-old Eva Jo Batman failed to yield at a stop sign and struck the trailer of Kenneth Henry Dees at the intersection of Highway 64 and County Road 174.

Batman’s vehicle was trapped under the trailer for 25 minutes before she was rescued by Laverne and Rosston Fire Departments.

Batman was taken to OU Medical Center by Air Evac. Dees was not injured in the collision. 

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