Two die in separate motorcycle crashes


Monday, June 26th 2006, 10:02 am
By: News On 6


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Two people have died in separate motorcycle accidents in Oklahoma Sunday night and Monday morning.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the most recent crash was just before 12:30 Monday morning on State Highway One near the town of Latta in Pontotoc County.

Troopers say the driver died after losing control and being thrown from the bike. The driver's name hasn't been released pending notification of next of kin.

The other crash was Sunday night about 7:30 on State Highway Three near Sobol in Pushmataha County.

Troopers say Tammy Freeman of Idabel was injured in the crash and died this morning at a hospital in Denison, Texas

Freeman was a passenger on the motorcycle driven by her husband Kelly when he lost control and laid the bike on its side.

Both Freeman's were thrown from the motorcycle and Kelly Freeman is hospitalized in critical condition.