3 dead, 2 in critical condition after fatal collision
MCCURTAIN COUNTY, Okla. – Three people were killed in a car accident Monday afternoon.
Police say Jonny Collum, 24, and his four passengers were driving westbound on SH-3 when he skidded off the road and hit a culvert.
Natasha Gamble, 30, and her 10-year-old daughter were airlifted to the hospital in critical condition.
Jonny Collum, Kenneth Gann, 24, and Gamble’s 12-year-old son were all pronounced dead at the scene.
According to police, none of the passengers were wearing their seatbelts.
No word on what caused Collum to skid off of the road.
While transporting Natasha Gamble to St. Michael’s hospital in Texarkana, Texas, the helicopter she was in had to make an emergency landing in Bowie County, Texas.
According to KSLA, the pilot made the emergency landing after the chopper began having mechanical problems.
Police say no one was injured in the landing.
The condition of Gamble has not been released at this time.