Edmond Man Crushed By Dump Truck - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Edmond Man Crushed By Dump Truck

Posted: Updated:

Newson6.com

ROLAND, Oklahoma -- The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly construction accident that killed an Edmond man.

It happened Saturday morning on the westbound lanes of I-40 a mile east of Roland.

Troopers say a Mack dump truck was backing up into a construction zone when it struck 48-year-old Anthony Avery.

Avery was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the dump truck, 48-year-old David Francis of Keota, was not injured.

It's not clear what caused the accident.

Powered by WorldNow
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
TULSA'S OWN TM
GREEN COUNTRY'S OWN TM
Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state including Tulsa's Own and Green Country's Own.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and KOTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.