Seven people injured in Heavener wreck

Seven people were injured in a head-on collision early Saturday morning on the north side of Highway 59.

A vehicle driven by a teenager with another teenager as a passenger crossed the center line and hit a railroad transport vehicle head on.

One teenager was life flighted and is in critical condition.

All the people in the van were also transported to hospitals.

Highway 59 was shut down for over an hour. The accident happened at the feed store at the north end of town.

The Heavener Police Department, Choctaw Tribal Police, LeFlore County EMS, the Heavener Fire Department and Oklahoma Highway Patrol assisted in the accident


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