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Published on: 11/23/2013

Fatality Reported In Cushing Traffic Accident *Updated*

Sean Kelly

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Sean Kelly

Investigators are still on the scene of a two car accident on SH33 on the East side of Cushing.
(Cushing, Okla.) - **Update, Monday Nov. 25, 2013:  Cushing Police has released the name of the fatality as Linden Leatherman, Tryon, Oklahoma.

No information on the drivers of both vehicles involved in the accident other than they were transported via helicopters for medical assistance.

Cushing Police Chief Tully Folden said it has not been determined as to why the vehicle that was traveling westbound left its lane of travel.  The accident is still under investigation.**

Previous news story:
Unconfirmed reports say one person died and two other victims were life flighted out from the scene of a two car collision on State Highway 33, just inside the Cushing City limits. 

Traffic on East Main is being diverted while Cushing Police and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol investigate.

The accident occurred about 11:00 AM in front of the Rodolfo's Restaurant.

Investigators are still on the scene and no official information has been released. 

We will update this story as details become available.



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