NORMAN, Okla. – An 85-year-old Shawnee man was killed in a fatal crash in Norman this week.
Just before noon Wednesday, officials say a Dodge Ram traveling westbound on State Highway 9 departed the roadway, went down a steep embankment, and struck several trees.
The driver of the Dodge Ram has been identified as 85-year-old Donald Lang of Shawnee.
Lang was transported by EMSSTAT to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Portions of State Highway 9 between 72nd Avenue SE and 84th Avenue SE were closed for approximately three hours while the scene was investigated.
The collision remains under investigation by the NPD/OUPD Collision Investigation Team (CIRT).