Okemah Man Killed In Crash Outside Beggs

Friday, August 11th 2017, 11:40 am
By: News On 6

A 23-year-old man is dead after troopers say a utility truck turned left in front of his car.  

A collision report states Guftin Eugene Moore of Okemah was northbound on Alternate U.S. Highway 75 about a mile north of Beggs at 6:26 a.m. Wednesday, August 9, 2017. A southbound Navistar Terrastar utility truck driven by Adam G. Wortman of Mounds turned left into a private drive, the investigating trooper said.

The two vehicles collided, and Moore was pronounced dead at the scene. Worthman, 19, wasn't hurt, the investigating trooper said. A passenger in his truck also wasn't injured.

OHP is still investigating the crash and did not release any other information.