Dallas woman killed when she drives Fiat into back of Freightliner in McCurtain County
A Dallas, Texas, woman died in a hospital following a vehicle crash in McCurtain County.
Robin Ayres, 61, died at Paris Regional Hospital on Tuesday, according to Oklahoma information released by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Officials say the crash occurred at approximately 5:57 p.m. at U.S. 70 and Wheeler Road, approximately a half-mile west of Valiant.
Ayres was driving a 2016 Fiat 500 eastbound on U.S. 70. The vehicle struck the rear of a 2022 Freightliner, ejecting Ayres approximately 25 feet. The Fiat rolled 44 more feet before coming to a stop.
A medical helicopter flew Ayres to Paris Regional where she was pronounced dead fro her injuries. Ayres was not wearing a seatbelt when the crash occurred.
The driver of the Freightliner was not reported to have suffered any injuries.