Oklahoma crash leaves one-year-old girl dead

A Creek County crash proved deadly for a one-year-old Bristow girl, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: August 29, 2013 at 9:07 pm •  Published: August 29, 2013


Wreck proves fatal

A one-year-old girl was killed in a wreck Wednesday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

Harper Matile, 1, of Bristow.

Harper died in a crash about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday on State Highway 66 about 1.5 miles north of Bristow in Creek County, according to patrol reports.

Harper was a passenger in a car driven by Jennifer Matile, 29, of Bristow. The patrol reports a car driven by Ryan Rohr, 27, drifted left of center when Rohr fell asleep at the wheel. Rohr's car hit a car driven by Shannon Yager, 24, of Bristow, and then hit Jennifer Matile's car on the passenger side.

Rohr was taken to a Bristow hospital, where he was treated for arm injuries and released.

Yager and Jennifer Matile were not injured. Passenger Landyn Matile, 5, of Bristow, was treated for head injuries at a Tulsa hospital and released.

Harper was taken to a Tulsa hospital where she was pronounced dead. Seat belts and child safety seats were in use.

From staff reports


Trending Now


  1. 1
    Barresi opposes bill to cut state testing in social studies
  2. 2
    Oklahoma basketball: Guard Je'lon Hornbeak to transfer
  3. 3
    Man re-arrested in Pakistan for cannibalism
  4. 4
    Report: Joe Buck, Greg Norman to lead Fox Sports' golf coverage in 2015
  5. 5
    Opinion: What if the government guaranteed you an income?
+ show more