Truck driver killed in Will Rogers Turnpike accident

Sunday, May 26th 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

A truck driver is killed as his truckload of marijuana goes up in smoke on the Will Rogers Turnpike near Adair.

His semi collided with another and burst into flames before hitting three other cars early Saturday morning. Officers discovered more than 200 pounds of marijuana in flames in one of the semis.

Traffic was diverted several hours on the Will Rogers Turnpike while the wreck was cleared.