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Tulsa man dies after crash in Pawnee County

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Posted at 12:22 PM, Apr 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-09 13:22:14-04

WESTPORT, Okla. (AP) -- The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Tulsa man has died following a single vehicle crash in Pawnee County.

The OHP says 27-year-old Justin Eutah Morton died at a Tulsa hospital Saturday morning following the crash on Old U.S. 64 near Westport.

A police report says Morton was eastbound about 11:30 p.m. Friday when the sport utility vehicle he was driving went off the roadway and began skidding before rolling onto its top. The report says Morton was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown about 50 feet from the SUV.

The report says the weather was clear and road was dry at the time of the crash.

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