1 dead after rollover crash in Pittsburg Co.

PITTSBURG COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - One person is dead and another injured after a rollover crash in Pittsburg County Saturday.

Troopers say it happened just before 8:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 69 near Savanna.

They say a truck swerved while deaded south on U.S. 69 causing the truck to leave the roadway and roll multiple times.

A passenger, 37-year-old James Thompson, was ejected from the truck and pronounced dead on the scene. Troopers say he was not wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to a local hospital and released. A second passenger was not injured.