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Benefit held to support family after fatal highway collision

ANADARKO, Okla._Parents of a young girl who died in a crash near Anadarko two weeks ago is asking the public for help for their son who survived.

The crash happened at Highway 9 and U.S. Highway 62. OHP says a teenage driver ran a stop sign and t-boned the van carrying Roger Balentine and his grandchildren, 2-year-old Kenzie and 4-year-old Ty Balentine. Roger and Kenzie Balentine were killed in the crash.

Ty survived the crash, but was critically injured. A benefit , which includes a family festival, raffle and grill-off is set for August 1 at the Longbranch Saloon, 501 S Broadway Ave. in Hobart, to benefit Ty and in memory of Kenzie. A GoFundMe page has also been set up to help the family.

There are now flashing LED lights around the stop sign to alert drivers in the future.

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