Talequah woman killed in east Oklahoma wrong-way crash
Posted on Sunday, January 3rd, 2021 at 6:59 pm
ADAIR COUNTY, OK – A 41-year-old woman was killed during a rainy-weather collision in east Oklahoma on New Year’s Eve, according to Tulsa World.
The accident occurred about 12 miles west of Stilwell and 11 miles east of Talequah, on Oklahoma Highway 51, near County Road 4630, at 5:18 p.m.
41-year-old Talequah woman Roberta L. Studie-Maize was reportedly driving a 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe, when the vehicle veered into the left lane. She collided head-first with the driver of a 2011 pickup truck, who was unable to avoid striking her.
Studie-Maize was taken to the hospital, and there was declared dead.
The driver of the pickup truck, a 40-year-old man from Stilwell, was treated at the scene for non-critical injuries.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
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