Jacob "Jack" States killed in oil-rig incident in Blackwell, Oklahoma
The rig is on its side. Officials believe strong winds tipped it over. The rig pinned two men. Jacob State – known as Jack – didn’t make it out alive.
Servicing rig tips over near Blackwell killing 1 and injuring another; families seeking answers as potential lawsuit looms
Although an official lawsuit has not been filed, the families’ attorney, Sherman Reed, said one is “likely” after several investigations from several agencies to determine what happened and why.