One killed in Okfuskee County crash

Thursday, August 7th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Castle-AP) -- The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says alcohol may have played a role in a deadly one-car crash.

The name of the victim of the crash on State Highway 48 in Okfuskee County has not been released.

Troopers say the victim was a passenger in a car that ran off the highway and overturned while attempting to pass another car.

The driver suffered minor injuries and was treated and released at a local hospital.

Troopers say the passenger was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown 30 feet from the car.