Okmulgee Hit-And-Run Victim Dies


Thursday, August 27th 2009, 6:51 pm
By: News On 6


News On 6

OKMULGEE, OK -- A nine-year-old girl involved in a hit-and-run in Okmulgee earlier this month has died.

According to the Okmulgee Police Department, Piper Haney died shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday. The nine-year-old was pronounced dead by attending physicians at a Tulsa hospital.

Officers say the girl was riding her bike near the city park when she was hit by a pickup truck.

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Officers have followed up on numerous leads, but still have not found the driver or vehicle involved in the accident.

Officers are asking anyone with information to call the Okmulgee Police Department at (918) 756-3511.