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Angler catches state record 66-pound smallmouth buffalo fish in Broken Bow

Hugh Newman
Posted at 11:07 AM, May 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-08 12:07:30-04

BROKEN BOW, Okla. — An Oklahoma angler recently set a new state record when he caught a 66-pound smallmouth buffalo fish in Broken Bow.

The 66-pound, three-ounce, fish was caught by Huhgh Newman, of Broken Bow in Broken Bow Lake.

Officials said the fish broke the previous state record by a whopping 22 pounds.

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