TULSA - The mother of a teen killed in an early-morning car accident last week spoke out for the first time Monday.
Cynthia McBride was driving the vehicle, near 11th and Memorial last Thursday, when it was hit by an oncoming truck. Her son, Caleb "Billy" Eliott, was in the passenger seat.
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Cynthia's bruises are still visible from the accident, but she tells 2NEWS that her emotional pain is far worse. She says her son was born with a heart condition and was only expected to live for two days.
Caleb lived right up to his fifteenth birthday. "He was my partner," she said. "He was everything to me. We were together all the time. If you saw me, you saw him. If you saw him, you saw me."
Caleb's funeral is scheduled for Saturday.
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