Stillwater Woman Dies In Traffic Accident


Monday, October 23rd 2006, 6:13 am
By: News On 6


STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) -- Authorities say a Stillwater woman was killed Sunday in an accident in Payne County.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 46-year-old Catherine Vandegrift was driving south on a county road when she failed to yield from a stop sign and collided with a vehicle headed west on Oklahoma Highway 51 just before 1 PM.

Vandegrift suffered multiple injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

Troopers say the occupants of the vehicle refused treatment at the scene.

The patrol says Vandegrift was wearing a seat belt.