Man dies after being hit by truck on Oklahoma turnpike

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VERDIGRIS, Okla. – One man is dead following this weekend’s winter precipitation.

Authorities say 55-year-old Curtis Lee Cockrell died in Rogers County when he was hit by a truck on the Will Rogers Turnpike.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Cockrell and a snow plow had collided, and Cockrell was standing outside his vehicle when he was hit by the-truck.

He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.