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Colorado Man Arrested In OKC Double Fatality Wreck

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Eric Bowman mug shot. Eric Bowman mug shot.
The driver and passenger in this SUV were killed Saturday. The driver and passenger in this SUV were killed Saturday.
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Police say alcohol and driving at a high rate of speed played a role in a deadly collision near NW 10th and County Line Road early Saturday morning.

They arrested a Colorado man who tried to run from the crash site.

Investigators say Eric Bowman, 24, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck. They say he was driving under the influence and going more than 100 miles per hour when he collided with an SUV.

8/18/2012 Related Story: Two Dead In Overnight OKC Crash

The driver of the SUV, 35-year-old Joshua Aaron Wright and his passenger and soon to be mother-in-law, Tammy Louis Long, 42, were both killed.

Bowman is being held on two complaints of second-degree murder, leaving the scene of a collision involving death, driving with a revoked license, reckless driving and speeding.

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