State lawmaker involved in fatal car crash

Oklahoma State Senator Allison Ikley-Freeman was involved in a car crash after her car hydroplaned on the Turner Turnpike near Stroud this morning, according to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

State Democratic leaders say she was on her way back to the Capitol for session.

Troopers say that when it left the roadway, Ikley-Freeman's Honda CRV struck a Chevy Camaro that had also hydroplaned and had come to rest in a ditch on the side of the highway.

The driver of the Camaro, 44-year-old Enrique Lopez was killed.

The OHP report says he was uninjured before his vehicle was hit by Ikely-Freeman's vehicle.

The report goes on to say that Ikley-Freeman was pinned in her vehicle for about 40 minutes.

She was taken to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City where she was treated and later released, the report states.

The report says there was heavy rain at the time of the crash and that the cause of collision was speeds unsafe for weather conditions.

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