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UPDATE: Police Identify Woman Dead in Fiery Crash

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LAWTON Okla_ We now know the identity of the woman who died in an overnight crash on I-44, just south of Lawton.

Investigators 25-year-old Jessica Gomez of Cyril was driving on the wrong side of the road, when she drove off the right side of the highway in between two bridges. The car rolled a couple of times then caught fire before landing under the bridge.

Lawton police said they still have a long road ahead in this investigation, with some questions that may never be answered. Lawton Police Captain Craig Akard described what first responders saw when they arrived at the site of the accident.

"Once they got there, they did find the vehicle that was engulfed in flames," Akard said. "Fire got there and finally put the vehicle out. It was found out that there was one person inside of the vehicle."

Cable barriers separate the northbound lanes from the southbound lanes on that stretch of road. The closest place she could have entered the highway in the wrong direction is 3 miles south of the accident site at the Frederick/Geronimo exit, which she could've used as an on-ramp.

That is just speculation, but we do know for sure the early morning wreck congested traffic, slowing down some drivers during their morning commute. The highway patrol shut down the inside lane of traffic on the southbound side until around 9:30 AM Friday.

At one point, there was concern about the safety of the bridge.

"ODOT came out," Akard said. "They inspected the bridge, and they said the bridge was sound and fine."

That and the fact that it appears to only be a one car accident are about the only good things to surface from a scene with a ton of question marks. With the help of witnesses, Lawton police have answered as many questions as possible, but there are two big ones that still remain.

"Why was she going the wrong way?" Akard asked. "The second one: why did she veer off to the right? We may not ever know."

Right now, Captain Akard said they are waiting on the medical examiner who was on scene. Their toxicology report will determine whether drugs or alcohol played a part in the accident.

The car was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived, so police are uncertain if Gomez was trapped inside the car.

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