UPDATE: One dead after Saturday afternoon Lawton car accident

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LAWTON (KFDX/KJTL) — UPDATE ON Dec. 29, 2019: Lawton officials continue to investigate a Saturday afternoon accident as a woman died after being hospitalized following the wreck.

According to Lawton Police Department Public Information Officer Sgt. Timothy Jenkins, Kayden Williams, 19, died after the accident.

Officials said the accident happened about 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the SW 38th Street and SW Lee Boulevard area.

Cobe Ash, 20, was driving a silver Chevy Camaro west on Lee Boulevard with Williams as the passenger when the car struck a power pole.

Officials took both Ash and Williams to the hospital.

Ash is listed as stable, and the cause of the accident is under investigation.

Lawton officials said they will release more information as it becomes available.

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ORIGINAL STORY: Two people are in the hospital after an accident in Lawton on Saturday.

A Lawton Police Department official said about 4:35 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of SW 38th Street and SW Lee Boulevard on an accident involving a silver Chevy Camaro that struck a power pole while traveling westbound on Lee Boulevard.

Two individuals involved in the accident were transported to the hospital for treatment. The westbound traffic on Lee Boulevard from 38th Street is closed due to the investigation of the accident.

Stick with us as we continue to gather more information.

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