Woman Dies In Mayes County Crash

A Grove woman is dead following a serious accident in Mayes County.

It happened Friday afternoon on old Highway 412 just east of Locust Grove.

Frankie J. Smith, 65, was riding in a sports car heading westbound.

Troopers said the driver, 67-year-old Donald Smith of Grove, lost control on a curve and the car slid into the eastbound lanes. An oncoming pickup hit the car on Frankie Smith's side.

She was pronounced dead at the scene from her injuries.

Donald Smith and the truck driver were taken to area hospitals to be treated for their injuries.

Troopers said rainy conditions and speed may have played a role in the crash.