2 dead in Marshall Co. accident UPDATED

By: KXII Staff Email
By: KXII Staff Email

MARSHALL COUNTY, OK – The Oklahoma Highway Patrol has released the names of two people killed in Thursday’s head-on collision in Marshall County.

Troopers say Kathy Ballard of Ardmore and Jeffery Jones of Ada were killed when their SUV crossed the center line of Highway 70 and collided with another SUV.

The driver of the second SUV was last listed in stable condition.

Highway 70 was shut down Thursday afternoon for more than three hours as a result of that accident.

From Thursday...
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MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. -- Two people are dead after an accident on Highway 70 west of Madill. Witnesses say it was a head-on collision.

It happened around 2:30 Thursday afternoon on Highway 70 west of Madill in Marshall County.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two people in one of the cars were killed, and the driver of the other car was flown to the hospital.

Troopers are still investigating this major accident, no names have been released pending notification of family members.

Highway 70 was reopened around 6:00pm Thursday.


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