Solo crash on US-70 in central Choctaw Co. kills 37-year-old man
Posted on Tuesday, September 26th, 2023 at 2:44 am
CHOCTAW CO., OK – A 37-year-old man died on Sunday morning after crashing his vehicle along the highway near Hugo, reports KXII.
The incident happened around 5:06 a.m. somewhere along US-70 near Hugo, which is in central Choctaw County.
The investigation thus far indicates that a 2001 Nissan pickup truck overturned after leaving the highway for unknown reasons.
Authorities identified the victim as Michael Covington. He died at the scene of the accident.
The investigation is ongoing.
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