Crash in Tecumseh kills one, hospitalizes another

Posted on Wednesday, July 7th, 2021 at 1:54 pm    

TECUMSEH, OK – A crash in Pottawatomie County on Sunday killed one man and sent another to the hospital, reports News 9.

The crash involved a single vehicle and occurred at the intersection of State Hwy 9 and Drummond Rd. A passenger died at the scene, and has since been identified as 84-year-old John Retzlaff.

The unidentified driver was taken to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City, where he is being treated for head injuries.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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