Slick Streets Lead To Death

5-29-05 - One person after the car they were in hydroplaned off highway 69/75 in Durant Sunday. Police say the car was going too fast for the slick road conditions.

The car slid off the highway, striking a street pole. The passenger was pronounced dead on the scene while the driver was flown to Parkland hospital with unknown injuries.

The southbound side of the highway was shutdown while the medical helicopter was brought in.