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.
DURANT, OK-Three people involved in a fatal accident on Highway 69/75 in Durant Thursday are now in stable condition.
Durant police Lt. Chris Marcy said Carl Shipman of Cartwright was taken to MCSO, Oleta and David Calvert of Tulsa were taken to TMC, all are in stable condition.
Investigators said thick fog Thursday morning blinded Kenneth Anders Jr., an Illinois truck driver, who crashed into another semi and two other cars. Anders was killed.
That accident caused traffic delays for several hours.