Driver killed in collision with garbage truck on Oklahoma 37

Posted on Thursday, December 9th, 2021 at 3:16 pm    

TUTTLE, OK – Troopers responded to a fatal collision on Oklahoma 37 Tuesday, according to KFOR.

Police say Tammy S. Pool, 55, was driving a Chevy Malibu when it collided with a Mack Packer garbage truck near CS 2860 around 2:53 p.m.

Pool was pronounced dead dead at the scene. The driver of the garbage truck, a 25-year-old man, was not hurt in the crash.

The cause of the crash is unclear.

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