Fall From Pickup In Stillwater Kills 20-Year-Old


Sunday, August 2nd 2009, 2:46 pm
By: News On 6


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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -- A 20-year-old man died from head injuries he received after falling from a moving pickup truck in a bar parking lot just outside Stillwater.

Ted Foster, address unknown, was riding on the tailgate of a Chevy pickup in the parking lot of Tumbleweeds Bar just before 10 p.m.  Foster fell off the tailgate when the truck went up a small incline, according to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol,

The driver, 27-year-old Toby W. Ficher of Stillwater was not injured.

Foster was first taken to a Stillwater hospital then taken by medical helicopter to OU Medical Center in critical condition. He died at what the report terms an "unknown time" today.