Tahlequah Fatal Crash Police Radio Traffic Released - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Tahlequah Fatal Crash Police Radio Traffic Released

Posted: Updated:
TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma -

Tahlequah Police have released the radio traffic from officers who were chasing a shoplifting suspect. That driver crashed into a woman in another car, killing her Friday, January 26. 

"9-1-1 Center"
"Advise - male ejected."
"Is ejected? And west of Choctaw?"
"West of Choctaw."
"Okay."

Cherokee Nation Marshals were chasing Aram  Catron after they say he shoplifted from a Tahlequah Walmart. We've learned there was a woman with him at the Walmart who stayed behind at the store as he drove off.

During the chase, Catron crashed into Malinda Phillips. Phillips was married and the mother of two teenage girls.

1/27/2018 Related Story:  Husband Remembers Final Words With Wife Lost In Fatal Tahlequah Crash

"Oh, he just crashed out west of Choctaw. Go ahead and roll EMS."
 
Catron remains in critical condition. Police say he was arrested in 2012 for eluding police and leaving the scene of an injury wreck.

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.