Wilson man charged with manslaughter after fatal crash

LOVE COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A Wilson man is charged with first-degree manslaughter after a fatal Love County crash in August.

Johnnie Palmer, 40, was involved in a single vehicle crash on State Highway 32 about seven miles east of Marietta.

His passenger, Kenneth Hembree, 58, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Neither were wearing their seatbelt.

Palmer's initial court appearance is scheduled for December 4.