William Hunter Miller 20, killed when he is struck by forklift In Creek County.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 20-year-old worker was killed in a forklift accident at a Sapulpa manufacturing plant.
The highway patrol says the accident occurred early Friday at Paragon Industries, which manufactures metal tubing for the oil industry. According to a preliminary report, the forklift was being used to pick up some pipe on private property.
The highway patrol says William Hunter Miller of Jenks jumped on the side of the forklift but slipped and fell off. The highway patrol says Miller died after he was struck by one of the forklift's rear wheels.
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At least 10 people have been hospitalized and others could be trapped after an explosion and partial building collapse Monday at an Omaha animal feed processing plant.
A demolition worker has been killed in an industrial accident at a West Texas job site.
Terry County Sheriff Larry Gilbreath says 43-year-old James Croft of Tyler died at the scene Thursday afternoon when a silo tank fell on him.
Gilbreath says the accident happened at a location between Brownfield and Seagraves.
An Oklahoma man died Friday after a two-vehicle accident on Highway 97 in Creek County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
Jarrod Wolfe, 35, was driving south on the highway with Mykael Farris, 25, and an unidentified 10-year-old when a car driven by George Jones, 46, crossed the center median and hit Wolfe’s car on the driver’s side.
A 20-year-old Payson woman died in a traffic crash Wednesday morning in Wyoming.
A 19-year-old man was killed in a crash Monday night near a Triad wastewater treatment plant.
Aaron Scott Bean of Thomasville died in the crash around 8:50 p.m. on Baptist Childrens Home Road in front of the city's wastewater treatment plant.
A woman died Sunday after her car ran off the road into a creek in Washington County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
About 5:55 p.m., Sherry L. Hockett, 44, of Bartlesville, was driving on a county road about a mile south of Bartlesville. The car went left of center in a curve and met another vehicle.
The snowboarder killed in an accident Tuesday has been identified as 20-year-old Christopher Jeffery Ruby of Las Vegas by the Clark County Coroner's Office.
Ruby died following a snowboard accident at the Las Vegas Ski and Snowboard Resort. Emergency crews airlifted him to University Medical Center at approximately 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.