Woman dies in accident on Hartford Avenue

Ponca City Now - February 18, 2015 9:15 am

A fatal accident Tuesday afternoon claimed the life of 77-year-old Harriett Ann Hardy of Ponca City.

Hardy was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Spark east on Hartford west of Waverly Street. The investigation by Ponca City Police Department showed Hardy went left of center into the oncoming path of a semi driven by 49-year-old Steven Duncan of Tipton, Iowa.

The semi was a 2015 lease cab from Penske Rental. The trailer was owned by the JM Swank Company, a food ingredient distributor out of Dallas, Texas.

Hardy was pronounced dead at the scene.

Hartford between Waverly and Ash Streets was closed for several hours.


Latest Stories

Oklahoma man charged with threatening federal officials

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma man has been charged with 10 counts of threatening federal...

Tulsa mayor expects city mask mandate to be lifted April 30

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum says he expects the city’s mask mandate for...

Oklahoma virus death toll since start of pandemic tops 8,000

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports the number of deaths due...