KONAWA, Okla. – Authorities say a 44-year-old Konawa man is dead after he was hit by a truck on Thursday afternoon.
Around 3:50 p.m. on Thursday, troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol were called to a crash along U.S. 377, just south of EW 1410.
Investigators say a pedestrian, identified as 44-year-old Jimmy Frank, was walking southbound on the shoulder of U.S. 377 when he suddenly stepped into the roadway.
A truck that was heading southbound attempted to swerve out of the way but still hit Frank.
Sadly, Frank was pronounced dead at the scene.