Deadly Accident at Oklahoma State University Homecoming Parade

Three people are dead and more than a dozen others hurt after police say a woman drove into a crowd at an Oklahoma parade Saturday afternoon.

It happened during the homecoming parade for Oklahoma State University in Stillwater.

Eight of the 22 people hurt are in critical condition.

Police arrested the woman who drove the car. They say they believe she was driving under the influence.

V. Burns Hargis, President of the university said today, “The Oklahoma State homecoming parade is probably one of the most wholesome, happy events in the country.  And to have it fouled like this, these victims, its a terrible tragedy.  We reach out and embrace the victims and their families.”