Oklahoma man walking along I-40 killed after being struck by semi-truck
POTTOWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. – An Oklahoma man walking along I-40 was killed after he was struck by a semi-truck.
Officials say Robert Lee Hammitt Sr., 49, of Midwest City, was walking on the eastbound shoulder of I-40 near mile marker 185 in Shawnee around 10 p.m. when he was struck by a semi-truck.
Hammit was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Authorities are still investigating the fatal accident.