83-Year-Old Beggs Man Dies After Crash On U.S. 75


Friday, November 8th 2013, 11:42 am
By: Dee Duren


An elderly Beggs man injured in a Monday collision on U.S. Highway 75 has died, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Floyd Parham died Thursday afternoon at St. John Hospital.

Parham was critically injured Monday, November 4, 2013, when he ran a stop sign at Preston Road in Okmulgee County, troopers say.

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Parham was trying to cross U.S. 75 just before 10 a.m. when he failed to yield to a northbound International truck, according to the OHP.

A Tulsa man, 26-year-old Frederick Harris, was driving the International truck, an OHP collision report states. He refused treatment at the scene.