Fatal single-vehicle crash reported on Turner Turnpike

Posted on Monday, November 22nd, 2021 at 2:47 pm    

WELLSTON, OK – According to KOKH, emergency crews responded to a fatal, single-car collision on the Turner Turnpike Friday.

Norman Drake, 75, was driving east on the Turnpike when he strayed off the road and into a barb wire fence.

First responders pronounced Drake dead at the scene of the crash.

The exact time and location of the wreck are unclear at this time.

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