COTTON COUNTY (KFDX/KJTL) — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol has released new information about a fatal crash in Cotton County earlier this month.
According to OHP, on September 9, 2022, a white pickup, driven by a Wichita Falls man, was driving north on Highway 36, about half a mile north of County Road 1990.
The truck crossed the center line and hit a red Ford Fusion, driven by Crystal Martinez of Byers. Both vehicles rolled and caught fire after the crash.
OHP said Martinez was pronounced dead at the scene. The Wichita Falls man, Michael Marlow, was taken to United Regional before being airlifted to Arlington for critical injuries.
His condition is unknown at this time.