California man killed in Enid collision

Ponca City Now - August 10, 2016 12:47 pm

A fatal accident occurred Wednesday morning on the east edge of Enid, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports.

The accident occured at 6:10 a.m., on U.S. Highway 412 just east of 78th on the east edge of Enid.

The patrol said Manuel Soto, 63, of Victorville, Calif., was pronounced dead at the scene by the Medical Examiner and taken to the Medical Examiner's office in Oklahoma City. There were no passengers in his 2011 Ford Edge.

The patrol said Soto's vehicle collided with a 1995 Kenworth semi, driven by Kervin Keel, 50, of Del City. Keel was not injured.

The report issued by the patrol said Soto was westbound and turned south onto 78th. Keel's truck was eastbound and struck Soto's car in the passenger door.

The patrol said Soto was pinned for more than four hours before he was extricated by the Enid Fire Department.

 

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