Fort Smith Man And Woman Killed In Sequoyah County Car Crash

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SEQUOYAH COUNTY (KFSM) – A Fort Smith man and woman were killed in a Sequoyah County car crash on Thursday (Nov. 27), police say.

Diana Lozano, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, and her body will be transferred to the medical examiner’s office in Tulsa, according to a crash report.

The incident took place at 3:35 a.m. on East 1120 Road one mile southwest of Roland, the report states.

Lozano was riding in a 1996 Nissan Maxima being driven by Quentin Skiver, 32, of Fort Smith, according to the report.

The report states that Skiver was driving west on the road at a high rate of speed when he lost control of the car, heading off the road to the left. At one point, the car went airborne, overturning half way and striking a utility pole with the top of the vehicle, according to the report.

The impact caused the Nissan to separate into three parts, ejecting the driver and passenger 125 feet from the pole, the report states.

The exact cause of the incident is still under investigation, but the weather was clear and dry at the time of the crash, the report states. Seat belts were not in use during the incident, according to the report.

Airbags were equipped and did deploy, the report states.

Skiver’s body will also be sent to the medical examiner’s office in Tulsa, according to the report.

6 comments

  • just wondering

    So sad that this is how their families are spending Thanksgiving…Mourning their loss. High rate of speed sounds like an understatement if the car broke into three pieces. This is an example of how ignorant mistakes can take lives. Not speeding could have kept this from happening,

  • Kristall

    I am the mother of quentins first baby. I would like our son michael to be in his obituary. You can call me at 4795736060. I love Quentin and so saddened by what has happened. He was my neighbor. Lived right above me. Thank you,
    Kristall Hays

  • Kristall

    For those of you who didn’t know him
    He was a great man. Yes a possibility of drinkin but not sure. Could of been driving to fast and had a donut tire on the back hmmmm… so before you ppl judge someone you dont know. Quinton also had been in the army. Also he had ,6 other kifs after ours. Please consider their feelings before you talk bad about him. Thank you

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