Injured Thackerville football player recovering at home after being flown from game

FOX, Okla. (KXII) - A local high school football player flown to the hospital during a game Thursday night is now at home recovering.

Witnesses say a player for Thackerville, Wade Oglesby, was hit in the back during the game against Fox. Oglesby was being checked for neck and back injuries.

Members of the crowd formed a circle on the field to pray for the player after he was flown.

The game did not resume.

Spectators at the football game came together on the field to pray for an injured player flown to the hospital.