Woman dies after struck by semi while walking down on Highway 169 near Interstate 244 intersection

Posted at 5:16 AM, Aug 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-25 11:35:21-04

TULSA -- A woman died this morning after she was struck by a semi while walking on a highway. 

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the woman, Suzanne Goldsmith, 55, was walking westbound on Interstate 244 at Highway 169 when the truck hit her early Thursday morning. 

The truck driver, Randal Barker, 60, was carrying molasses from Nowata to Stillwater. Troopers say he will not be cited for the accident. 

Investigators and emergency crews briefly closed the road, but it is now back open.

We have a crew on the scene gathering information and will update this story as details emerge. 

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