Norman police identify traffic fatality victim

Police said Lisa Nicole McFarland, 55, was killed Thursday morning in a collision near Tecumseh Road and 12th Avenue NE.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: October 28, 2013 at 9:55 pm •  Published: October 28, 2013

NORMAN — Police have identified the victim of a traffic fatality last week as Lisa Nicole McFarland, 55.

Police reported a man was killed about 9:30 a.m. Thursday in a collision near Tecumseh Road and 12th Avenue NE. McFarland's family members said he legally changed his name from Mel to Lisa earlier in the year, Capt. Tom Easley said Monday.

Preliminary information indicates that a northbound car went left of center and collided with three other vehicles, including a tractor-trailer.

No other people involved in the accident were injured. has disabled the comments for this article.

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