A Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 1 a.m. for Carter, Garvin, Murray and Love Counties....Strong thunderstorms may contain damaging hail or wind in this area into the the late evening hours. Locally heavy rainfall will also be a threat.
7-16-04 - The driver of a minivan lost control on US 69 near Tushka Friday, rolling over into the median. Roberta L. Martina of Broken Arrow was killed and her 10 year old granddaughter, Mercury Noel Alexander was flown to Dallas.
It happened around 4pm in Atoka County. The Lexus SUV was northbound at the time. The driver, 68, died at the scene. Her granddaughter is in stable condition.