Duncan fire fighter dies in motorcycle accident

Ponca City Now - April 14, 2015 2:07 pm

COMANCHE, Okla. (AP) – Friends and family are mourning the death of a Duncan firefighter who was killed after an SUV crashed into a group of motorcyclists he was traveling with.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says it’s not known what caused the SUV to cross a highway’s center line and collide with the motorcycle riders over the weekend in Stephens County.

Fifty-three-year-old Monty Howell died in the weekend wreck, and at least five others were injured.

The crash remains under investigation.


Latest Stories

College softball an anchor for Olympic hopefuls in pandemic

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Division I softball is providing a training ground this season for players...

Tulsa police officer in coma, but stable, after altercation

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa police say one of their officers is in a medically-induced coma...

Oklahoma passes 1 million vaccine doses administered

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma health officials say more than 1 million doses of coronavirus vaccine...