Fatal accident near Lake Hefner leaves one dead, another injured

Posted on Friday, December 11th, 2020 at 6:20 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Police said an overnight crash on Thursday night near Lake Hefner killed one person and put another in the hospital, reports News on 6.

Officials say the driver of a newly purchased Porsche was speeding through the Lake Hefner area at around 11 p.m. The driver lost control and rolled their vehicle after hitting a roadway dip at a high speed near the intersection of NW 70th Street and N Portland Avenue.

The driver was declared deceased at the scene, and a passenger was taken to an area hospital. At this time, no information on the passenger’s condition has been released.

We will update this blog if more details become available.


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