Johnston County accident kills three

Johnston County accident kills three

Posted: Updated:
MANNSVILLE -

Shortly after 10:00 p.m. Saturday night three people were killed in an accident on State Highway 199 near Mannsville in Johnston County.

A release from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) says the accident involved a car and two motorcycles.

The car was traveling east bound when for an unknown reason it went left of center and struck the two motorcycles.

The drivers and passengers of the motorcycles were thrown from the cycles. Both motorcycle drivers and one passenger were pronounce dead at the scene.

A second passenger identified as Christie Lawson, 37, of Ardmore was transported to a local hospital.

The dead were identified as Scott Lawson, 39, of Ardmore, Robert Pullen, 64, of Davis, and Karen Pletcher , 56 of Ardmore.

The driver of the car John Peebles, 80, of Blanchard, was pinned in the vehicle for about 35 minutes until he was freed by the Mannsville Fire Department. Peebles was then transported to a hospital in Ardmore.

OHP is continuing to investigate the accident.

  • FOX25 Slideshows

  • FOX 25 FeaturesMore>>

  • Tell Me Something Good

    Tell Me Something Good

    Tired of all the bad news? Looking for some good news? Tell Me Something Good, does just that! FOX 25's Mike Brooks finds the good in Oklahoma and tells you all about it.
    Tired of all the bad news? Looking for some good news? Tell Me Something Good, does just that! FOX 25's Mike Brooks finds the good in Oklahoma and tells you all about it.
  • Waste Watch

    Waste Watch

    How are your tax dollars being spent? FOX 25 Waste Watch tracks whether local, state and federal governments, or any groups, are using your money wisely... or wasting it.
    How are your tax dollars being spent? FOX 25 Waste Watch tracks whether local, state and federal governments, or any groups, are using your money wisely... or wasting it.
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by 

WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KOKH. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.