By Amanda Gire
Staff Writer
Authorities have released the name of the woman killed Wednesday in the single-vehicle accident outside McLoud on old SH  270.
Christy Swearingen, 36, was pronounced dead at the scene Wednesday morning after her vehicle rolled. Her passenger, whose name isn’t being released, was taken to OU Medical Center for treatment and was later released.
The cause of the accident was inattention because of a cell phone, McLoud authorities said.
Investigating the scene were McLoud Police Department, McLoud Fire Department and the state medical examiner’s office.
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