Pauls Valley man charged with manslaughter for fatal crash

PAULS VALLEY, Okla. (KXII) - A Pauls Valley man is facing two counts of first-degree manslaughter for a crash that killed two children.

In July 2019, troopers say William Patchell, 22, hit an SUV at the intersection of County Roads 1570 and 3300.

Kadence Hewett, 13, and Gunner Hewett, 9, were in the SUV.

Troopers pronounced Kadence dead at the scene. Gunner was flown to an Oklahoma City hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Patchell's first court date is set for Feb. 27.