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Afton man dies in fiery early-morning crash

Posted: 6:45 PM, Dec 10, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-11 00:45:43Z
Afton man dies in fiery early-morning crash

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports 62-year-old Afton man has died after an early-morning Monday collision. 

Thomas Allen Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-vehicle crash, which took place just after 1 a.m. about 2 miles southeast of Cleora in Delaware County.

OHP says Wilson was northbound on Oklahoma 85 when he departed the road to the left and struck a tree before his pickup caught fire and burned.

Wilson was pinned in the truck for 4 hours before the Cleora Fire Department could extricate him.

The cause and Wilson’s condition at the time of the crash are under investigation, the investigating trooper says.
 

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