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OKLAHOMA HIGHWAY PATROL / MUG: Lieutenant Cell Howell  Howell joined the OHP in 1958.  Lieutenant Howell stopped to assist a motorist and his pregnant wife at Southwest Eighty-ninth on US Highway 62 in Oklahoma City. As Howell approached the vehicle, an intoxicated driver veered from the inside lane to the shoulder and the right front of the vehicle struck the Trooper. The driver, a Chickasha man, left the scene without stopping and was apprehended by the Oklahoma City police at Southwest Fifteenth and Agnew and subsequently sentenced to a lengthy prison term.