OHP Trooper Falls Into Quarry and Survives
Thursday, October 18th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper is recovering this morning in a Tulsa hospital after breaking both of his legs.
Trooper Jack Choate was searching for a stolen car around a quarry near Catoosa when the ground gave way.
Choate fell 60-to-80 feet into the quarry.
A second trooper found him about 30-minutes later.
Choate is in good condition.