The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 25, 2013

Head-on collision fatal in Woodward County


From The Associated Press

FORT SUPPLY, Okla. — Oklahoma Highway Patrol says three people were killed, including a baby, in a head-on collision in Woodward County.

The highway patrol says the collision happened Thursday night on U.S. 183 south of Fort Supply. According to a preliminary report, a car driven by 26-year-old Billy Jade Lowry crossed the center line of the highway and struck a truck driven by 60-year-old Don Witman of Vici.

Authorities say Lowry was pronounced dead at the scene along with his passengers, 22-year-old Katie Leann Peeples and 6-month-old Aries Jade Lowry. All three were from Woodward.

Witman was taken to an Enid hospital with head and leg injuries and is in stable condition.