Mooreland teen dies from crash injuries
December 15, 2021
A Mooreland teen has died following a one-vehicle wreck that occurred last Thursday. The 16-year-old male died Friday morning at OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol does not release names of juveniles involved in accidents.
The collision occurred at 6:23 a.m. Thursday on a county road approximately 11 miles east and 6.4 miles south of Mooreland in Woodward County. Gerald Hartzell, 42, of Mooreland, was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Impala northbound when he swerved to avoid a porcupine. The vehicle went off the side of the roadway, the driver overcorrected, and the ve...