Police: Driver Killed When Truck Hits Building Near Beggs
BEGGS, Oklahoma - The Beggs Police Department says one person is dead and another is in the hospital after a crash in Okmulgee County early Wednesday.
The crash happened on Highway 75-A at about 4 a.m. north of Beggs.
Officers said the driver of a pickup headed south was going too fast, lost control on a curve, hit a sign and then crashed into a building. They said the the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
A medical helicopter flew the passenger to a Tulsa hospital.
No one was in the building at the time of the crash.