OHP Responds To Separate Fatal Collisions In Seminole, Caddo Counties

Saturday, June 19th 2021, 6:51 pm
By: News 9

CADDO COUNTY, Oklahoma -

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said it is investigating the causes of separate deadly collisions in Seminole and Caddo counties.

Authorities said 25-year-old Kordel Ross-McGuire of Seminole died late Friday night after he approached a T-intersection northbound on U.S. Highway 270 in Seminole County.

Ross-McGuire then ran a stop sign, left the roadway, struck a tree and rolled over 3/4ths of the way.

Ross-McGuire was pronounced dead by Wewoka fire crews who responded on scene.

Authorities also responded to a second deadly collision just after 4 a.m. Saturday in Caddo County.

Kenneth Deshong, 39, was traveling eastbound on State Highway 152 when the vehicle departed the road for an unknown reason and struck a concrete bridge.

Deshong's condition at the time of the collision is also under investigation.