Man killed after getting thrown from his car in Choctaw Co. crash

CHOCTAW COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A McCurtain County man is dead after a crash in Choctaw County Friday night.

Troopers say Charles Mack, 73, was standing next to the front driver door of his disabled pickup in the northbound lane of Indian Nation Turnpike about eight miles north of Hugo.

Another car headed north, driven by 27-year-old Mikka Sennikoff, struck the passenger side of the pickup.

Mack was hit and thrown by his pickup into a ditch. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passenger in the pickup and Sennikoff were not injured.

Troopers say it was raining at the time of the crash.