Two Killed After Car Crashes Into Semi-Truck In Carter County

Saturday, July 12th 2014, 9:50 am
By: News 9

Two drivers were killed after a car crashed into a semi-truck Friday morning in Carter County.

It happened around 8:30 a.m. Friday on State Highway 7, just west of Hennepin, Okla.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 17-year-old Rally Scott Beam of Sulphur was traveling eastbound on State Highway 7 when he crossed the center line and struck a semi-truck, driven by 52-year-old Ronnie Percell of Ratliff City.

OHP said Beam was pinned for about one hour, and both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene due to massive injuries.

The collision report states the cause of the collision and the condition of the driver is under investigation.