The Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirmed the driver involved in a fatal head-on collision on Christmas Day has died.
Authorities said Joseph R. Sauer, 47, was pronounced dead around 1:30 p.m. Sunday, December 29 at OU Medical Center. Sauer was reportedly ejected from his vehicle after a head-on collision with a second vehicle driven by Douglas L. Barnes of Edmond.
According to OHP, Sauer was driving southbound on Broadway when he crossed the center line and crashed into a vehicle traveling northbound. The three people in the second vehicle died at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.","published":"2019-12-29T21:32:31.000Z","updated":"2019-12-29T23:01:38.000Z","summary":"Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that another person has died after a fatal head-on collision Christmas Day.