Two people die inSeminole County traffic accident


Monday, December 6th 2004, 5:46 am
By: News On 6


SEMINOLE, Okla. (AP) _ A Bowlegs man and his grandson have died from injuries they sustained in an accident in Seminole County on Oklahoma 99 yesterday afternoon.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 63-year-old Andrew Davis died at the scene of the accident after being pinned in his vehicle for nearly 40 minutes.

Nine-year-old Deakota Joshua was also pronounced dead at the scene after being trapped in the vehicle for an hour and 20 minutes.

The two were killed when a pickup traveling eastbound traveled left of center hitting Davis' vehicle at about 1:30 yesterday afternoon.

Officials believe the driver of the pick-up truck may have been under the influence of drugs.