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December 6, 2012

Muskogee woman killed in rollover

A Muskogee woman was killed in a rollover wreck about 5 p.m. Wednesday, and five passengers were seriously injured.

Tiffany Borovetz, 30, who was killed, was driving a 1995 Suburban northbound on the Muskogee Turnpike when, for an unknown reason, the vehicle departed the road and rolled over six times, landing on its wheels, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper’s report.

Passenger Clara Chaplin, 42, was admitted to St. John Medical Center in Tulsa with head, internal, arm and leg injuries, the report states.

Passenger Quentin Chaplin, 23, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected. He was admitted to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa in critical condition, the report states.

Dylan Borovetz, 9, and Jordan Borovetz, 13, were also admitted to St. Francis  in critical condition.

Christopher Crutchfield, 7, who was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected, was admitted to St. Francis  in critical condition as well, the report states.

Clara Chaplin and Dillion Borovetz were pinned in the vehicle and removed by the Broken Arrow and Coweta fire and rescue departments

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