Comanche man killed in vehicle accident

A Comanche man lost his life in a two-vehicle accident in Cotton County on the morning of May 21.

According to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, H.D. Smith, 27, was pronounced dead of internal injuries after the 2006 Nissan Sentra he was driving was hit by head-on by a garbage truck.

The report stated the garbage truck, driven by Donald I. Mouser, 30, of Marlow, was northbound on County Road 2690 and stopped at State Highway 53 to attempt to turn eastbound. The driver made an improper turn, going into the westbound lane, causing Smith’s vehicle to collide with the truck. 


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