ELMORE CITY, OK - A head on collision in Garvin County leaves two people dead.
The wreck happened around 9 p.m. Saturday on Highway 29 about one mile east of Elmore City.
OHP said 20-year-old Lance Todd Pemberton was driving a Dodge pickup eastbound when he crossed the center line hitting a van head on. Pemberton was pronounced dead at the scene.
His passenger 20-year-old Hunter Watson was flown to OU Medical Center in critical condition.
The driver of the van 45-year-old Gayla Jackson also died at the scene.
Her passenger was treated and released from a Norman hospital.
Troopers are still investigating what caused Pemberton to cross the center line.
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