Update: Driver on Turner Turnpike strikes, kills man

Posted on Monday, July 19th, 2021 at 2:28 pm    

KELLYVILLE, OK – The person who was struck by a car on the Turner Turnpike Friday evening has been identified, reports News on 6.

Donovan Knippenburg, 44, was on the eastbound section of the Turner Turnpike near Kellyville when they were struck by a vehicle.

First responders were dispatched to the area after receiving a call concerning the accident at 11:07 p.m. Once they arrived, they pronounced Knippenburg dead at the scene.

The events leading up to the crash are unknown at this time.

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