One person is dead following a crash on the east bound side of Interstate 40 near Yukon, Tuesday afternoon.
Emergency crews were called out to the scene about a mile east of Garth Brooks Blvd., on EB I-40.
Authorities identified the victim as 69-year-old Shelby Farrow of Oklahoma City. According to the accident report, Farrow was checking on the driver from a previous wreck, and was attempting to cross back over the highway when she was struck.
That crash then resulted in a chain reaction collision involving at least two other vehicles. No other injuries have been reported.
Yukon: Fatality Collision I-40 east bound 1 mile west of Garth Brooks. Roadway is clear...TP— Okla. Highway Patrol (@OHPtraffic) June 6, 2017
Yukon: Fatality Collision I-40 east bound 1 mile west of Garth Brooks. Roadway is clear...TP