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One man killed in jet ski crash on Lake Tenkiller

Posted at 6:01 AM, Jun 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-25 11:23:32-04

One man is dead and another is recovering at a Tulsa hospital following a jet ski crash late Wednesday night.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the crash happened just before 11 p.m. near the Barnacles Bill's Marina.

They say 22-year-old Desmond T. Bennett, of Wanette, Oklahoma, failed to navigate a turn, hitting a tree. Investigators say he died at the scene.

His passenger, 26-year-old Kenneth Allison of Vinita, Oklahoma, was flown to a Tulsa hospital in stable condition with leg injuries, said OHP.

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