Sterling man dead following crash; grandson critically injured - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Sterling man dead following pickup crash; grandson critically injured

Posted: Updated:

Comanche County- Oklahoma Highway Patrol is trying to figure out what caused a pickup crash just east of Lawton that claimed a Sterling man's life and left his grandson in critical condition.

OHP says 62-year-old Kenneth Snider was driving north on Bethel Road when for some reason he ran off the road and hit a tree just north of Townley Road. They say his truck continued on and hit another tree about 25 yards away before coming to a stop. Troopers say Snider was trapped in his truck for more than an hour and died at the scene due to massive injuries.

His three-year-old grandson was flown to OU Medical Center with multiple injuries. He was listed in critical condition at last check.

 

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • SkyWARN 7 Forecast

    SkyWARN 7 Forecast

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:53 AM EDT2014-07-23 08:53:11 GMT
    Hot & Humid Today...
    Hot & Humid Today...
  • Women arrested in connection to recent robbery

    Women arrested in connection to recent robbery

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:38 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:38:05 GMT
     An arrest was made in connection to recent string of armed robberies under investigation by Lawton police.
     An arrest was made in connection to recent string of armed robberies under investigation by Lawton police.

  • Woman killed in rollover crash

    Woman killed in rollover crash

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:35 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:35:14 GMT
    News- CrashNews- Crash
     A young woman died today in a one-car rollover crash in Kiowa county.
     A young woman died today in a one-car rollover crash in Kiowa county.
Powered by WorldNow
KSWO-TV, 1401 SE 60th Street
Lawton, OK 73501

Telephone: (580) 355-7000
Fax: (580) 357-3811
Email: news@kswo.com

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