NOWATA COUNTY, Okla. – A single-vehicle crash in northeast Oklahoma claimed the life of a Kansas man over the weekend.
It happened Saturday around 11 p.m. on County Road 3 near US 169 in Nowata County.
According to a report with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Jesse Barber 32, of Coffeyville, Kansas, was driving westbound on the county road when he “departed the roadway to the left, striking a ditch.”
Barber was pronounced dead at the scene due to his injuries.
Officials say the cause of the crash remains under investigation.