Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- An Antlers motorcyclist is in critical condition after a dog ran out in front of him Sunday morning.
OHP says 62-year-old Burt Holt was traveling west on SH 3 with a group of riders when a dog ran into the roadway. Troopers say Holt braked causing the bike to fall over and slide.
The crash happened almost eight miles east of Atoka around 8:25 a.m.
Holt was air lifted to a Plano hospital in stable condition.