EMS pronounce golf cart driver deceased after two-vehicle collision

EMS pronounce golf cart driver deceased after two-vehicle collision
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CRAIG COUNTY, Okla. –  On September 21, Oklahoma Highway Patrol Officers responded to a crash on US-59 approximately 151 feet West of St. Louis Street in Welch, Oklahoma.

At approximately 10:00 A.M., an EZ-Cart Golf cart Driven by Stephen King, 60, was stopped in a private drive while waiting for traffic to clear.

King accelerated to cross the road but he then struck the side of a 2019 Dodge Ram driven by Stephen Hunter, 72, of Welch, Oklahoma.

According to the Police Report, King was knocked out of his cart after the collision. As a result, the trailer pulled behind Hunter struck King.

Mercy EMS pronounced King dead on the scene due to injuries sustained during the collision.

This incident was investigated by the OHP Northeast Region and the report is based upon the trooper’s investigation of this collision.

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