2 Killed In Head-On Crash In Hughes County


Sunday, August 23rd 2020, 6:58 am
By: News On 6


HUGHES COUNTY, Oklahoma -

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two people were killed in a head-on crash in Hughes County on Saturday.

According to OHP, 21-year-old Jayden Yarbrough was heading West on Highway 270 around 3:30 p.m. when he crossed the center line and hit a pick-up truck head-on.

Yarbrough died at the scene along with one of his passengers, 22-year-old Lawrence Yarbrough. A 3-year-old was also in the car but was not injured.

Troopers say a 43-year-old woman in the truck was transported by air-evac to an Oklahoma City hospital while the driver of the truck was transported to a local hospital and released.

OHP says the accident is still under investigation.