Collision caused by medical condition injures two


A medical episode sent a vehicle with the driver and two passengers off the roadway striking a concrete culvert and overturning one-half times on Thursday, August 29, 2019, just after 4:00 p.m. The vehicle was traveling south bound on US Highway 77 approximately two miles south of Pauls Valley.

The vehicle was driven by Billy J. Amos, age 80, of Pauls Valley. Amos was transported by Mercy EMS to OU Medical Center where he was admitted in fair condition with trunk internal injuries.

A passenger, Billie N. Bell, age 33, of Pauls Valley was not injured. Another passenger, Wanda E. Amos, age 37, also of Pauls Valley was transported by Mercy EMS to Norman Healthplex were she was treated and released.

The cause of collision was determined to be caused by a medical condition experienced by the driver. Seatbelts were in use by all.

The scene was investigated by Trooper Tim Brinson #284 of the Garvin/Murray County Detachment of Troop F, assisted by Pauls Valley Fire Department, Mercy EMS, Garvin County Sheriff’s Office, and Pauls Valley Police Department.