Suspect Sought In Fatal Hit And Run

Thursday, April 17th 2008, 7:52 am
By: News On 6

Authorities are looking for a suspect involved in a fatal hit and run accident early Thursday morning.

The accident happened around 1:30 a.m. Thursday about a mile west of Locust Grove on scenic highway 412.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol say two men were walking westbound on the highway and one was hit by a car and died at the scene.  The victim has been identified as 19-year-old Robert Ball of Locust Grove.

The other pedestrian, 25-year-old Johnathan Millikan was not injured.  

The driver of the car kept going westbound on 412.

OHP troopers are looking for a charcoal gray car with rounded tail-lights. 

Anyone with information about the vehicle and or the driver are encouraged to call 1-866-OHP-TIPS.