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SAVANNA, Okla. (AP) - An Atoka man is dead after crashing his
pickup truck on US Highway 69 in Pittsburg County early Tuesday
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Steven Stafford was dead on
arrival at a McAlester hospital following the crash just south of
Troopers say Stafford was southbound when his truck went off the
roadway, overcorrected and cross the highway then rolled 3.5 times in the center median.
Troopers say Stafford wasn't wearing a seat belt and was thrown
more than 40 feet from the wreckage.