Two Accidents Leave Two Dead

4-21-06 - Two fatal accidents killed two people in Texoma Friday morning.

A woman was killed south of Tioga after she lost control and slammed into a truck. The accident happened just before 9:00 a.m. Friday on Highway 377 and caused traffic to be reduced to one lane. A Sherman paramedic happened to be driving by at the time of the wreck and a passenger was taken to a local hospital.

And north of Tioga another fatal accident was reported seven miles west of Ada on Highway 3. It was a two-vehicle accident that claimed the life of one person. Authorities say a passenger car struck an oncoming semi around 9:00 a.m. The driver of the car was killed and the semi driver was injured and transported to Valley View Regional Hospital for treatment.