Deadly Accident in Caddo

9-20-05 - A deadly accident occurred in Caddo this morning just after 6 a.m.

Troopers say a Saturn heading south on US 69 ran off the road and into the median. A woman passenger from Joplin, Mo., was thrown from the car and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was taken to Southeastern Oklahoma Medical Center with minor injuries. Troopers believe he may have fallen asleep at the wheel.