Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
9-07-04 – Four people including a teenager were taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after a two car wreck on Highway 91 in Denison. Police say a white car, parked on Flowers Drive, pulled out in front of a pick up. The cars collided. Part of 91 was shut down for nearly half an hour while EMS took care of patients.
The car caught fire briefly, but bystanders used fire extinguishers from a nearby convenience store to help put out the flames.
Authorities say none of the injuries were life-threatening. Police are investigating and say they may issue citations.