LEFLORE COUNTY (KFSM) — A section of Highway 59 between Howe and Heavener closed on Thursday afternoon (June 14) after an accident killed two people. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the crash involved a blue pickup and a white work truck. The southbound vehicle veered out of its lane and hit the other vehicle, which was northbound, head-on. Both drivers were killed. There were no passengers, Highway Patrol said. Both lanes were closed as crews worked the accident.
Fort Smith/Fayetteville News | 5newsonline KFSM 5NEWS
READ MORE >
Fatal Wreck Closes Part Of Highway 59