Victim identified in fatal Logan County crash

Posted on Friday, January 29th, 2021 at 5:58 pm    

LOGAN COUNTY, OK – Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol have released the identity of the woman killed in a collision on SH-33 last Tuesday.

According to KFOR, the accident took place shortly after 10:30 a.m. along SH-33 near the intersection with Pennsylvania Avenue.

Investigators say 79-year-old Barbara Heflin was traveling east on the highway when a 2020 Ford F-250 crossed the center line and collided head-on with her 2015 Chevrolet Impala.

Heflin was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver involved in the crash, a 32-year-old man from Guthrie, remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

Police listed “inattention” as the cause of the crash.

 This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma City car accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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