OHP: Trooper injured, suspect dead in Coal County shootout
COAL COUNTY, Okla. — A murder suspect is dead and an Oklahoma State trooper injured after a shootout last night.
34-year-old Tyrel Vick was accused of killing his brother. When authorities located Tyrel, a pursuit began.
During the chase, troopers say Tyrel shot at them and they fired back.
That’s when the man crashed on Highway 31-B.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
One of the troopers was injured by shattered glass.
We’re told that the troopers involved in the shooting have been put on administrative leave.