UPDATE: Man dies after crashing into semi in south Oklahoma City

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UPDATE: The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 48-year-old Oklahoma man has died from injuries he sustained in the crash.

Authorities say Johnny Collier was driving eastbound on I-240 when he attempted to change lanes behind a semi-truck.

That semi-truck then stopped, and Collier hit it from behind.

He died at a hospital a short time later.

OKLAHOMA CITY – Emergency crews were on scene of a serious injury accident in south Oklahoma City.

Initial reports indicate a truck crashed into a semi truck in the EB lanes of I-240 near Shields Thursday morning.

No word on the extent of injuries at this time.

Police say traffic in the area was backed up due to the accident.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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