Man dies while trapped in wreckage of Garvin County crash

Posted on Saturday, December 5th, 2020 at 3:38 pm    

MAYSVILLE, OK (GARVIN COUNTY) – A man from Elmore City was killed early this morning after being pinned inside the wreckage of a car accident in Garvin County, according to KFOR.

The accident occurred on northbound Highway 74, just outside the town of Maysville, which is located about 35 miles south of Norman. At about 3:50 a.m. this morning, 60-year-old Edwin Reynolds went off the left side of OK-74 and crashed into a tree.

Reynolds was trapped within the wreckage of the crash when he died.

After about an hour and 45 minutes, first responders were able to free his body from the wreck.

No other injuries were reported in the crash.

The accident remains under investigation at this time.

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