04/06/2018 – Oklahoma Highway Patrol report that a personal injury collision occurred on April 5th around 4:30pm on US412 and 265th East Avenue approximately 2 ½ miles east of Catoosa, in Rogers County.
A 2007 Mazda 6 driven by Brittnee Swimmer, 30, of Tahlequah was eastbound on 412 when a 2006 Toyota Scion driven by Dale Baird, 28, of Owasso failed to yield and pulled into the path of Swimmer.
Swimmer was transported by Pafford EMS to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa where she was treated and released with head and leg injuries. Her 3yo passenger was admitted in stable condition with head injuries.
Baird was ejected approximately 50 feet from point of impact. He was transported by Pafford EMS to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa and admitted in stable condition with head and trunk internal injuries.
- Condition of Driver Vehicle 1 – Apparently normal
- Condition of Driver Vehicle 2 – Apparently normal
- Cause of Collision – Failure to yield
- Seatbelts – Equipped and in use by driver and passenger of vehicle 1. Equipped and not in use by driver of vehicle 2
- Weather – Cloudy
- Roadway – Dry
- Pinned – None
- Ejected – See narrative
“This report is based on the trooper’s investigation of this collision. It may contain the opinion of the trooper.”