LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - One person died after a vehicle ran off the road crashing into a ditch early Sunday morning in Lawton.
Police say the wreck happened at 1:30 a.m. Sunday at Southwest Lee Boulevard and 40th Street. Officers say 40-year-old Robin L Culberson turned onto 40th Street and went too far right, going into a four- to five-foot ditch. The passenger, 29-year-old Michael Lorenz Wright was thrown from the backseat to the front where he sustained head injuries. EMS pronounced Wright dead at the scene.
During the investigation, police say Culberson had a strong alcohol smell on her breath and her person. She was taken to Comanche County Memorial Hospital for minor injuries and a blood test.
The accident is still under investigation. Charges have not been filed, but that could change pending the results of the toxicology report.