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Fatal Accident In Pottawatomie County


Authorities say four people, including a baby, were killed when two sport utility vehicles collided on U.S. 177 in Pottawatomie County. 

The highway, about 45 miles east of Oklahoma City, was closed for four hours. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 34-year-old Bobby Alan Wakolee, 39-year-old Teresa Lee Wakolee and 8-month-old Summer Dawn Etchison, all of Tecumseh, and 60-year-old ada resident Loretta Kay Cantrell died at the scene.

It happened at approximately 4:10 p.m., near Tecumseh.

According to authorities, Wakolee was driving south, when Cantrell's northbound SUV went left of the center line and hit the other SUV head on.