Funeral set for young Ardmore crash victim

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ARDMORE, OK -- According to Ardmore Police, Derrick Taylor was on his way home with two friends when the accident occurred.

Investigators believe the 17-year-old driver may have swerved off the road to avoid and animal.

The driver and a 16-year-old passenger were taken to hospitals.

Derrick was employed with Duvak's Collision Center in Ardmore through the Chickasaw Youth Program and was a member at the American Indian Baptist Church.

His funeral will be held in The Chapel at Griffin-Hillcrest of Ardmore at 2 PM, Wednesday.