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Lt. Heath Meyer

MOORE, Okla. — Lieutenant Heath Meyer has died more than a week after he was injured while responding to a high speed chase that ended in Moore.

Meyer was hit by a fellow trooper while putting out stop sticks on July 14th. The accident left him critically injured.

Meyer graduated from the OHP Academy in 2005. He also served as a pastor in Cleveland County.

His coworkers described him as a godly man.

Dangelo Burgess was arrested shortly after the chase and faces multiple charges.

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