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Fatal autoped in Bristow

Posted at 11:44 AM, Jul 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-20 19:54:10-04

Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the area of 337th & State Highway 16 in Bristow for reports of an autoped.

Bristow PD requested the assistance of OHP upon arriving on scene.

According to the report the victim was clipped by a vehicle and was laying in the middle of the roadway.

The suspect vehicle left the scene and a passerby called 9-1-1.

According to the witness a second vehicle struck the victim killing them.

The victim has been identified as Joe Crawford, a 58-year-old male from Bristow.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by Creek County EMS.

The second vehicle stayed on scene, police are still currently investigating.

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