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Head-On Collision Kills 2 People West of Allen


ALLEN, OK - A head-on collision near Allen, Oklahoma claimed the lives of two men Saturday.

Troopers with Oklahoma Highway Patrol say the accident happened around 7 p.m. on State Highway 1. According to the accident report, Dennis Williams, 58, of Allen was driving his SUV westbound when he crossed the center line into oncoming traffic and hit a sedan driven by Harlan Triplet, 80 and carrying an 85-year-old female passenger.

Williams and Triplet were pronounced dead at the scene. The female passenger was air-lifted to an Oklahoma City hospital.

Troopers are still investigating what caused Williams to veer into oncoming traffic.