TECUMSEH, Okla. (KFOR) – Authorities say two people were killed in an accident in Pottawatomie County on Christmas Eve.
Around 10:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve, emergency crews were called to a crash along Hwy 9 and Rock Creek Rd., just east of Tecumseh.
Investigators say a 2012 Chevy Silverado was heading eastbound on Hwy 9 as a 2021 Ford Ecosport was heading southbound on Rock Creek Rd.
Authorities say the Ecosport failed to yield from a stop sign and was hit by the Silverado.
Officials say the driver of the Ecosport, 68-year-old James Smith, and his passenger, 68-year-old Elizabeth Smith, were both killed.
The driver of the Silverado was not injured.