Okemah man dies in Wednesday morning traffic accident

Wednesday, November 23rd 2005, 1:24 pm
By: News On 6

OKEMAH, Okla. (AP) _ An Okemah man was killed Wednesday morning when his pickup truck was hit by a tractor-trailer rig in Okemah.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Martin Williams died just before 7:30 when he pulled from a private drive and into the path of the rig that was eastbound on State Highway 56.

The truck driver was treated and released at an Okemah hospital for minor injuries.