NEWKIRK – A Wichita, Ks. man has died following a fatal collision that occurred at 8:03 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5, on U.S. 77 3 miles south of Newkirk in Kay County.
According to reports from Oklahoma Highway Patrol Dispatch K, Cherie Whitney Carriere, 26, of Ponca City was driving a 2015 Nissan Juke northbound on U.S. 77 in the outside lane. Carriere then struck a Huffy bicycle driven by Allen Keith Breaux, 47, of Wichita, Ks. who was also driving northbound in the outside lane. Both vehicles then departed the roadway to the right.
Breaux was pronounced dead at the scene with head and trunk internal injuries. His body was then transported by the Medical Examiners Office to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Oklahoma City. Carriere was not injured.