Two die in crashes on Oklahoma roads

Two people died in separate vehicle crashes since Saturday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: May 11, 2014 at 2:42 pm •  Published: May 11, 2014

Two people died in separate vehicle crashes since Saturday on Oklahoma roads, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

Jeremy Thomas Brannon, 44, Edmond

Shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday, Brannon was driving southbound on State Highway 85 about 3 miles south of Cleora in Delaware County. The vehicle went off the road on a curve and struck a tree, troopers said.

Brannon, who was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, was taken by helicopter from the scene to a hospital in Joplin, Mo. where he died shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday morning, troopers said.

Kasey Lynn Lougee, 23, Weatherford

Shortly before 11:45 p.m. Saturday, Lougee exited a pickup parked on the shoulder of State Highway 54 about a mile south of the Washita/Custer County line in Washita County, following an argument with the driver, Lougee’s husband. Lougee was struck by an oncoming vehicle driving in the southbound lane, troopers said.

Lougee was brought to Weatherford Regional Hospital and died. No other injuries were reported. The cause and circumstances regarding the crash are being investigated, troopers said.


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