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Two students struck early Tuesday on West Grand


The Ponca City Police department reports that two female students were crossing from the south side of Grand Avenue to the north, with a crossing guard holding the crosswalk, when they were struck by a 26 year old driver with a suspended Kansas driver’s license. The accident was reported to the Communications Center at 7:36 this morning in the 1400 block of West Grand.

The victims, ages 8 and 13, were transported by Ponca City Ambulance to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver, Chase Klinkingbeard, was transported to jail.

The investigation is continuing.