KCCU News
9:59 am
Tue January 13, 2009

State Rep. Injured in Auto Accident

Oklahoma City, OK – An Oklahoma state lawmaker and his wife who were injured in an auto accident in Lawton are expected to be released from a hospital.

Republican state Rep. Charles Ortega of Altus and his wife were hurt in the collision Saturday night.

House Speaker Chris Benge says the two were hospitalized but are expected to be released Tuesday.