theadanews.com - Ada, Oklahoma

Local News

April 17, 2014

Man dies in crash

Ada — One man died and one was injured in a two-vehicle collision Tuesday afternoon near Wynnewood.

According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 74-year-old Kerne Pickens of Oklahoma City, died from injuries he received in the crash.

Wynnewood resident Trey Phillips was taken to Pauls Valley General Hospital in Pauls Valley where he was treated and released. Phillips, 29, was eastbound on U.S. Highway 77 when he tried to pass another driver who was slowing down before making a left turn into a private drive, according to OHP. Phillips’ 2009 Chevrolet pickup struck a 2013 Chevrolet Impala driven by Wynnewood resident Sherman Pickens who was westbound on U.S. 77.

Sherman Pickens was not hurt, according to OHP. Kerne Pickens was a passenger in the Impala. He was taken to the Pauls Valley hospital and was later airlifted to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City where he later died.

Both vehicles were equipped with seat belts which were in use when the wreck occurred.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News
AP Video
Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported Robot Parking Valet Creates Stress-free Travel Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament
Stocks
Poll

Who do you blame more for the trouble in Gaza?

The Israelis
Hamas
     View Results