Several rounds of thunderstorms through Saturday will have the potential to produce flooding rains, and a few isolated hail cores or strong winds are possible. Never drive into flooded areas...turn around, don't drown!
Here at home, a deadly accident occurred just north of Fox in Carter County. This one was on State Highway 76. It happened just after 4 p.m. yesterday.
Nineteen-year-old Mason Garrett Presley died when his ford pickup had a blow out. He lost control, rolled, and hit a tree. Presley was thrown about 18 feet from the truck. He was flown to Mercy Memorial in Ardmore where he died a short time later.